Trade & Media

Are you a member of the Trade or Media and interested in learning more about New York wines? We would love to meet you.

Opportunities are available to trade and media working in the United States and abroad. If you are interested in learning more about New York Wines, we encourage you to connect with us today!

UPCOMING TRADE SEMINARS

Now in its 10th year, NY Drinks NY celebrates the exciting world of New York wines in the New York restaurant and retail markets and beyond. We are proud to provide opportunities for our industry colleagues like you to discover more about New York wines. 

 

Select members of the trade and media are eligible to receive complimentary wine packs to accompany each chosen seminar(s). Click here for terms and conditions.

How to Register…

STEP 1: Click “Learn More” below to access the virtual seminar(s) you’d like to attend.

STEP 2: If you wish to apply for a wine pack, select the appropriate option during registration and complete the additional information required. 

STEP 3: Once we have reviewed and approved your trade pack application, we will email you to confirm your wine shipment details.

*Please note, we have a limited amount of wine available, so not all applications are approved. You will receive access to the seminar, and are welcome to join and interact with our winery panel even if you do not receive wine.

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If you are interested in learning more about programs for trade and media, please complete the form below to let us know a little bit about yourself. We’ll add you to our mailing list and let you know when opportunities arise!

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