2021 Wine Industry Conference

2021 has been a challenging year for the wine industry. Supply chains and distribution are being disrupted, revenues were hit hard, and labor has been impacted. Join us Dec. 9-10 for our annual Wine Industry Conference, which will get you up-to-speed about critical changes facing the industry directly from top industry experts. We'll cover local and global trends shaping the California wine industry, including tax law, labor and accounting issues, among other topics. 

If you can’t make it to our in-person conference, join us on Dec. 16–17 for the virtual broadcast.

WHEN: Dec. 9-10 | 8:30 a.m.–12:25 p.m. PT

Note: Safety measures for in-person meeting: CalCPA is following Order No. 21-02 of the Health Officer of Napa County for the wearing of face coverings in workplaces and public settings. This order requires all individuals to wear face coverings when indoors in workplaces and public settings, with limited exemptions, regardless of vaccination status.

  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Covered and Uncovered Losses
  • Tax Credits
  • Keynote: Lessons Learned from Going Public
  • Challenges in the Wine Industry
  • Strategies from a CFO Perspective 
  • Technology Risks and Opportunities
  • HR Compliance Training 
  • GAAP Update
  • Tax Update


  • Matthew Owings, Chief Financial Officer and Rombauer Vineyards
  • Jill Pappenheimer, MBA, SPHR, Partner and BPM LLP
  • Chris Reiter, Senior Vice President at Lockton Companies
  • Andre Shevchuck, Partner at BPM LLP
  • Mercury Insurance (Gold)
  • BPM LLP (Gold)
  • First Republic Bank (Silver)
  • Seiler LLP (Silver)
About CalCPA
CalCPA traces its heritage to 1903 when the California State Society of Certified Public Accountants was organized. In 1909, it merged with two other state CPA associations to form CalCPA. CalCPA serves more than 43,000 members in public practice, private industry, academia and government, and has 14 chapters across California. CalCPA also offers more than 1,400 live courses, conferences, webcasts and on-demand courses annually.

David Colgren 
Colcomgroup, Inc.
Email | (917) 587-3708