Through The Grape Vine is the CPC’s newest addition to our current programming. Our in house Sommelier, Dave Amundrud and Food and Beverage Manager, Frank Krsek has been closely working with winemakers and agents near and far to bring you this exclusive series of events.
Vivien Gay is responsible for all the sales globally of Silver Oak and Twomey Cellars. Her career spans management with Southern Wine and Spirits, working with Allied Domecq focused on Callaway Vineyards as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, launching St. Supéry Vineyards in the early 1990s, and serving as Vice President of Sales and Marketing for Sonoma Cutrer and as Vice President of Sales for Clos Du Val, Domaine de Nizas and Taltarni Vineyards. She employs her unique skill set in marketing, sales, commercial strategy and trade tactics to further Silver Oak and Twomey’s reach and impact globally.
An active member of the wine community, Vivien is currently chair of the international committee for Sonoma County Vintners, past chair of the international committee for the Napa Valley Vintners and an active member of the California Wine Institute International Committee.
Until recently she served on the Advisory Board of Sterling Bank and Trust, a Community Bank based in San Francisco. She has also been involved for the past fifteen years with the Angeles Arrien Cross-Cultural Foundation and, more recently, the Pachamama Alliance. She is a fellow of the Royal Geographical Society and in 1980 was a member of the Sir John Barrow Expedition to Pitcairn Island.