Special Guest Speaker

Mark Oldman

Mark Oldman, Founder & CEO, Bevinars; award-winning wine author and renowned speaker.


Named "one of the wine world's great showmen" by the New York Times, Mark Oldman is known for his singular ability to unravel wine’s complexities with a potent blend of entertainment, style, and humor. Author of three award-winning wine books, Mark’s is one of the country’s leading culinary speakers and a perennial favorite at the nation’s top food festivals. Mark is famous for his ability to deliver “winespeak without the geek” (Bon Appétit). Through his company Bevinars, he provides uncommonly enjoyable wine classes and events for individuals and corporations. Mark presents at a wide array of the nation’s leading venues, including Smithsonian Institution, Harvard Business School, Estée Lauder Corporation, Credit Suisse, Soho House, and the James Beard House. As a former trustee and three-time graduate of Stanford University, Mark has long been dedicated to education at its highest level. Visit Mark at www.bevinars.com

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