Software Eats Catering

“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…

Bordeaux 2013 Vintage Tasting

We were invited by the Union des Grands Crus de Bordeaux to their 2013 vintage tasting, at the Royal Opera House in September.

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  

Meet Jon Bradford

Wednesday 8th July at 7 pm at The Collective HQ  Get tickets here. Follow us on Twitter for updates @TechTastesWine About Techstars: Techstars is a mentorship-driven startup accelerator founded by David Cohen, Brad Feld, David Brown, and Jared Polis that holds 13 week programs for startups in Boulder, New York City, Boston, Seattle, San Antonio, Austin,…

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,…

Alessandra Sollberger of Mosaic Ventures

Date: 28th May 7 to 9PM Location: The Collective, 14 Bedford Square, London Alessandra Sollberger of Mosaic Ventures is our guest speaker in May. Alessandra graduated from the University of Oxford, with a MSc in Finance, and worked in private equity at Blackstone, covering consumer brands and software, and M&A at Goldman Sachs. Alessandra is the co-founder…

Meet Julian Faulkner

Julian Faulkner spends part of the year at the vineyard and part travelling the world selling his wines in the UK, US and the Asian market. He runs Le Grand Cros with his parents, the award-winning winery in the South of France. A born and bred entrepreneur he has also started his own label a…

Tech Tastes Wine Partners

Tech Tastes Wine launched in the Fall of 2014, during London Fashion Week SS2015, and has grown in bounds and leaps with professionals from the three verticals  attending the events to network and hear founders share their experiences of taking ideas to market. The goal of Tech Tastes Wine is to introduce tech entrepreneurs, investors, and…

When Trading Your Clothes Brings You Good Karma

Three wines, three speakers, the smartest crowd in town.  Tech Tastes Wine is a business networking platform for tech entrepreneurs and investors of startups in the food, fashion, or wine sectors. Get your tickets:  http://bit.ly/TechTastesApril15 When: 15th April from 7 to 9PM Where: The Collective, 14 Bedford Square, London, WC1B 3JA Who: Meet the founders of Clotho, Vivien Tang…

All I Ever Wanted: Proenza Schouler Headphones

I woke up one morning, a few days before London Fashion Week AW2015 frenzy was to sweep us from our routine and thought: “I should get new headphones.” But where was I to start? So I asked our musictech-savvy Chief Millennial Officer, Alex Marlow: “What do you think of the Proenza Schouler designed ones?” His answer: “Everything about the…