Meet our Speakers

Brian is driven by a passion to share great wine with as many people as possible. The role of Winc co-founder and COO furthers his mission to create and connect great products with today's consumer. As COO Brian combines his years of experience as a sommelier, winemaker and brand builder to oversee the world's most innovative and culturally relevant wine program. A firm believer in creative collaboration, Brian led Winc to partner with Charity Water, Baja East and Jonathan Simkhai, among others. Brian and his team of winemakers carefully craft more than 100 wines a year from grape to glass. Prior to Winc, Brian founded successful finance and fashion startups. His previous wine experience includes creating the wine program for the tech-enabled Clo Wine in New York and founding the millennial cult brand Jolie Folle rosé.




Conference Speakers

Scott  Braun

Scott Braun

Chief Marketing Officer, Drizly, Massachusetts

Jon  Chang

Jon Chang

IBM Watson Product Marketer, IBM, New York

Lara Crystal

Lara Crystal

Co-CEO & Co-founder, Minibar Delivery, New York

Robert Joseph

Robert Joseph

Wine Industry Consultant & Commentator, London, UK

Noelle  LaCharite

Noelle LaCharite

Director, Developer Evangelism- DevCollective, Microsoft, Washington