About Deborah Brenner, Founder & CEO, Women of the Vine & Spirits

Deborah Brenner is the Founder & CEO of Women of the Vine & Spirits® (WOTVS), an all-encompassing global membership organization dedicated to boldly pushing the wine, beer and spirits industry toward a more diverse, equitable and inclusive era that empowers all to succeed. She is also the President of the Women of the Vine & Spirits Foundation, 501(c)3, which provides scholarships for the purpose of helping women advance their careers in the food, wine, spirits, beer, and hospitality industries through education, leadership, and professional development. Known for her entrepreneurial spirit and enthusiasm for social equality, Deborah is constantly strategizing and advocating for a more diverse, equitable and inclusive alcohol beverage industry

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Driving the Beer, Wine & Spirits Community Toward a More Diverse, Equitable, Inclusive Era

September 1 2022

Over the past few years, the term “DE&I” has been captured in many headlines and articles, as companies across all industries have scrambled to create change and address deep rooted inequities. While DE&I – diversity, equity and inclusion – is a term many of us recognize, challenges often lie in translating a nod of the head to the value of diversity, equity and inclusion into impactful actions.

Deborah Brenner on Driving Diversity with Women of the Vine & Spirits

November 16 2021

“We are all united by our stories and change can only happen when we are aware of the efforts of others and see women in leadership roles.” Those are the words of Deborah Brenner, who has 

Women of the Vine & Spirits Celebrates 15 Years of Advocating for Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Wine, Beer & Spirits

November 16, 2021 (New York, NY)

Deborah Brenner, Founder & CEO of Women of the Vine & Spirits (WOTVS) is celebrating 15 years since the start of her career of championing diversity, equity & inclusion (DE&I), coupled with business development

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