Sue Nordberg has been in the hospitality industry her whole life -- her grandparents had restaurants, and her parents ran a catering business. A graduate of the Hotel School at Cornell University, Sue lived in New Zealand for five years and got involved in the retail side of the wine world while there, taking classes in wine at the local polytechnic and being educated by the largest retail wine chain in the country. For the past 15 years, Sue has been a sales representative for the Carolina Wine and Spirits division of Martignetti Companies and has enjoyed benefiting from the constant opportunities to expand her wine knowledge while working for the largest alcoholic beverage distribution company in the state. Sue is a Society of Wine Educators Certified Specialist of Wine (CSW).
Charles Oliver is a Harvard resident and has over 10 years experience in the wine industry. Charles works for Ideal Wines, a Massachusetts-based wine importer and distributor that focuses on small family producers, primarily in France and Italy.
Len Presutti is the Corporate Wine Educator for the Martignetti Companies and is without a doubt the leading wine educator in Massachusetts. Among other credentials, he is a Certified Wine Educator, a Certified International Bordeaux Educator, and a Certified Spanish Wine Educator. More about Len and his extensive experience in wine education can be found at http://www.martignetti.com/Education/About-Len-Presutti,-Coporate-Wine-Educator.aspx.