Pixs: Women in Wine Event at New Century Trust 3/15/17

Women in Wine Event was held March 15th at New Century Trust (1307 Locust Street) in conjunction with women’s organizations Les Dames d’Escoffier and The Walnut Club


March is Women’s History Month and a group of remarkable women gathered last week to celebrated, mingled, enjoyed some wine and light bites generously provided by Lynn Buono and Feast Your Eyes Catering, and heard from a panel of Women in Wine.

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Lari Robling moderated a discussion with winemakers Tanya Hacker Kemorene Wines; Jules Donnini, owner/winemaker at Auburn Road Vineyard & Winery; and Jill Weber, owner of Jet Wine Bar. These women have shattered the glass ceiling to become industry leaders in a male-dominated field.  HD1_9252 (Custom)

Meghan Talbot,  Amber Slattery and Meghan McGrath

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Kamilah Jackson, M.D., M.P.H., Diane Sharp, Cynthia Little and Elaine Jones

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Lauren Rutkowski, PMP, Laurel Gaither Grbach and Teena Ferroni, HR Director at Aramark


Linda Riley and Sandy DiGiuli


Dana Friedman and Maggie Bosak, Director, Program Management at Comcast

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Shari Bernstein and Jackie Zoller

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Michele Weckerly and Anastasia Wohar, Esq. 

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Nancy Miller, Lila Colello, Joanna Dauber, Emily Eshleman and Gail Mitchell


Tanya O’Neill, Trevor Reynolds and Rachel Dukeman


Angela Harris, Marla McDermott, Walnut Club, Elizabeth Livingston, Walnut Club and Natanya DiBona, Les Dames


Diana Larisgoitia demonstrates how to create gift winepouches

Carey Morgan, Executive Director of New Century Trust


It was great to hear the panel discussion on why and how these women got into the wine business, and concepts on running a business in general. Women’s organization like New Century Trust Les Dames d’Escoffier and The Walnut Club which are special organizations that are essential and a great place for women to connect, collaborate and network.