Wednesday, January 18, 2017

1/18 Larry Van Aalst talks with Christopher O' Gorman & Jim Caudill

New in his position as Director of Communications at Rodney Strong Vineyards, Chris is a veteran of the Northern California wine industry. We talk about the new food program at Rodney Strong, and the recent releases. Having just finished the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition, Chris tells us the big winners and all about the judging.

Jim, a long time employee at some of the biggest and best wine producers in California, now has taken over one of the largest portfolios of  the wine business. Jim is also a long time Judge at the San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition and is here to talk about the largest competition of American Wines in the world!

Wednesday, January 4, 2017

1/4 Larry Van Aalst talks to Christopher Paige & Dan Berger

 Christopher Paige - CEO, California Human Development

California Human Development, is a non profit social services agency. Chris talks about the future of farmworkers in the vineyards and across the agricultural areas of all California. We learn that what a bottle of wine costs today, may not be what it costs two years from now.

A good friend of CRN, Dan talks about the outlook for the 2016 vintage. A member of the roundtable on "The Drive with Steve Jaxon" on KSRO Radio, Dan is the go to guy in Santa Rosa for news in the industry.