As a woman who’s worked in the male dominated fields of Tech & Wine for over a decade, I have a responsibility to ensure stories are told from multiple perspectives. We’ve all heard the ‘Silicon Valley’ side of the story ~ now I invite you to dive into this one, where we find inclusivity in an exclusive App, and discuss how groundbreaking women are moving the wine industry forward by hitting the Club
Have you ever sat around a table with your friends enthusiastically brainstorming about starting your own business? The team behind Unwritten Wines did just that when they founded their boutique winery in Napa Valley. Fuelled by their fearless start up mentality, they created a beautiful Cabernet Sauvignon where each vintage writes its own story.
‘Natural Wine’ is a trendy label, but at its core it embodies the most ancient traditions of winemaking. To truly understand what’s going on behind the label we travelled through the hills of Palermo, and on to one of Europe’s highest active volcanoes to witness these historic practices evolving through modern technology.
Lucy Spain is an International Wine Professional currently based in London, with certifications from the American Sommelier Association, and a WSET Level 3 Award in Wines. Her experience acting and writing as a proud member of the Screen Actors Guild, as well as 10 years in Media Technology, make her uniquely qualified to present wine in a fresh way. She focuses on fostering diversity, equity, and inclusion in the industry, and uses her background in tech to look at the ancient art of winemaking through a modern lens.