stirring up the conversation on women in wine

Press & Accolades


Press & Accolades


fermentation wine blog - may 19, 2019

There’s a lot to talk about when it comes to the issue of women in the wine industry. This article goes deeper into Bâtonnage 2019’s ‘Selling Sex’ panel. Read more »

‘dotj’ drinking on the job, sarah bray - may 13, 2019

Sarah Bray, one of our founding members, talks with the podcast Drinking on the Job about her career in wine and putting on the Batonnage Forum, diving deep into the topic she moderated at the 2019 forum: do you sell sex? Listen here »

a balanced glass – may 04, 2019

­­­­Rebecca Hopkins shares her speech at the Bâtonnage 2019 forum on sexual harassment and the situations women are put into. Read more »

Seven fifty daily – may 06, 2019

How Women’s Sexuality Is Used to Sell Wine. Bâtonnage Forum panelists debate women’s right to wear what they want—while calling for an end to clothes shaming Read more »

Seven fifty daily – may 06, 2019

Tactics for Handling Dysfunctional Workplaces. Bâtonnage Forum panelists discuss strategies for creating more respectful and supportive work environments Read more »

EATER SF – JUNE 15, 2018

A New Conference Plans to Bring Women in Wine Together for a Positive Change. Batonnage will take place in Napa this summer. Read more »

SEVENFIFTY DAILY – June 18, 2018

Why Is It So Hard to Be a Mom in the Wine Business? The cards are stacked against us, but we can work toward change. Read more »


Two Ways to Celebrate Women in Wine this July. Read more »


Bâtonnage Is A New Forum For Women In Wine. Read more » – JULY 31, 2018

Public Speaking Outside Your Comfort Zone: Why Do It, and How to Do It Well. Read more »


The Women’s Issue. Read more » – December 27, 2018

3 Ways to Succeed in Doing What Matters for Your Industry, Even When It's Outside Your Niche Read more »