“Membership has a rich portfolio of benefits, from inclusion in the passport program and website, to statewide brochure distribution, to billboard and other cooperative marketing programs. Membership permits participation in our branded wine festivals across New Jersey, which draw thousands of wine enthusiasts. The association retains a lobbyist to advocate for industry interests. Membership entitles member wineries to a full calendar of educational opportunities. Seminars and symposia are developed to guide members on topics from grape growing and winemaking, to branding, marketing, event design, and customer service. Prospective members should contact Executive Director Tom Cosentino at 609-588-0085 (firstname.lastname@example.org) to discuss membership requirements and benefits.” To download the 2016 application click here.