10 medium intensity questions with Stephy Terrizzi, co-owner and viticulturist for Broadside Wines. Get to know Stephy better with this fun Q & A.
If you travel around the U.S. enough, everything starts to look the same: same stores, restaurants and hotels. Same everything. You could call it the McDonalds/Starbucks effect. Sure, it can be comforting to have a familiar store to shop at while traveling, but my travels afford me a bit of a different perspective.
Did you know there are over 8,000 wineries in the United States? If on average those wineries have two brands each, that’s 16,000 brands available in the market in one form or another. On the surface, that looks like the definition of a fragmented market. Compare it against the car industry: domestically we have three car companies. Throw in Tesla and you have four. There might be 100 models to choose from. Pretty different business models.
This time of year, New Years always seems to sneak up on you when you weren't expecting it. After months of preparation for Halloween, Dia de los Muertos, Thanksgiving, and Christmas, we always seem to be thrown off by the fact that the New Year is upon us! Looking back on a productive, fulfilling year, our staff reflects on what we thought 2015 would bring each of us...