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Sonoma State Online Wine Biz Mgt Certificate App Deadline

Submitted By: Lewis Perdue, January 10, 2013
Application Deadline February 1 for the Foundation Course


Inspired by the Sonoma State University Wine Business MBA, the Wine Business Management Certificate allows participants to strengthen their knowledge of wine business fundamentals, marketing and finance in an online format.

The Foundation Course is an overview of global wine commerce - how wine is distributed and sold around the world. It is taught by Tim Hanni MW who is one of the first two Americans to earn the title Master of Wine. He is also an internationally recognized wine educator involved in research projects focused on understanding wine consumer preferences, attitudes and behaviors.

At the conclusion of the Foundation Course, participants will gain an understanding of the strategies, costs and key decisions that go into growing, producing, marketing and selling wine. From there, the Intermediate and Advanced courses will provide an in-depth exploration of the components of wine business.

Application deadline: February 1, 2013

Course Dates: February 11th March 8th

Price: $590

To learn more about the Online Wine Business Management Certificate visit the website.

To Apply: APPLICATION-Foundation Level Course.

If you have any questions please call Dana Swilley, (707) 664-3347, or email swilley@sonoma.edu.