Software is Eating the Catering World

“The key challenge is to adapt our service to local demand. Clients consume catering services in very different ways in each country.”  Stephane Leguillon, Founder of La Belle Assiette La Belle Assiette, the French startup that brings a chef to the comfort of your home raised another round of seed funding to diversify its product lines.  Starting…

A Sense of Place. A Taste of Wonder.

When the invitation arrived to spend a weekend and attend a wine tasting at the Luton Hoo Hotel in Bedfordshire, I was thrilled.  Even more so because I was going to meet the winemaker Milena Pepe, CEO of Tenuta Cavalier Pepe, who flew in for the evening from her Italian estate in Sant’ Angelo all’Esca,…

Tech Tastes Wine with 500 Startups

It is all about #growth: post-seed companies in Europe and how to leverage relationships with big corporations to scale. This edition of Tech Tastes Wine will be addressing growth, with 500 Startups Matt Ellsworth, who is a mentor in their program in San Francisco. About 500 Startups 500 Startups announced the launch of a new program,…

Steven Spurrier

“Tasting is intelligent drinking. It is paying attention. It is not hedonistic.”   Steven Spurrier  

Tech Tastes Wine at Ceviche Old Street

Buy tickets for June 23rd 7 to 9 PM at Ceviche Old Martin Morales is our featured speaker on June 23rd. We will taste the exquisite Peruvian fusion cuisine at his newly opened Ceviche Old Street, and sample natural wines from the best producers in Chile.  Join us for an evening of great conversation, food,…

Made in Heaven: Chocolate and Wine

Date: Thursday, February 12th, 7 PM at Google Campus “Some pledge their allegiance to the Rhone; others swear by the grapes of Napa Valley; but we say there’s nothing quite like a draught of good old Hungarian wine. The silky sweet desert wine, Tokaji and the mighty Bikavér, otherwise known as Bull’s Blood, have each…

Meet the Chief Digital Officer

  In our increasingly connected world every layer of an organization, from press relations to marketing and customer service, has become digital. The Chief Digital Officer (CDO) is the connective tissue binding the IT and the marketing communications spheres of a company, startup, or institution. Why do we need this new cross-over role? Because it…