San Francisco Wine School's Kristin Campbell Named Brand Ambassador for Women of the Vine & Spirits

San Francisco Wine School's Kristin Campbell Named Brand Ambassador for Women of the Vine & Spirits

San Francisco Wine School's Kristin Campbell Named Brand Ambassador for Women of the Vine & Spirits We are very excited to announce that our own Chief Operating Officer, Kristin Campbell, has...
Clarifying Credential Blur

Clarifying Credential Blur

There are no legal requirements for anyone to become credentialed to work as, or call themselves, a sommelier. However, many individuals decide to challenge themselves, demonstrate their knowledge...
The Gift of Service

The Gift of Service

The Gift of Service “Service not Servitude.” – Charlie Trotter. These are words that resonate with me to this day. They describe the act of truly wanting to take care of people – on all levels.

Top 4 Reasons to Get Wine Credentials

Top 4 Reasons to Get Wine Credentials

What anyone knew just five years ago is completely out of date in many areas. Customers have access to instant information and are getting more savvy everyday.  Employers are demanding credentials ...
How to Become a Sommelier

How to Become a Sommelier

Which Wine Credential is Best to Become a Sommelier? Many people are confused by what I call wine credential blur. This is further muddled by competing and sometimes misleading claims.