Aridus Wine Company, leading producer of Arizona wines, with tasting rooms at the winery in Willcox and in Scottsdale,

Arrow&Branch, distinguished producer of small production Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignons and a Sauvignon Blanc, where the labels hint at a numismatic story too,

Castello di Amorosa, landmark Tuscan “castle” producing array of Italian-inspired varietals, in a take-your-breath-away setting in Calistoga,

Hawk and Horse Vineyards, biodynamically farmed estate-vineyard in Lake County, producers of Cabernet Sauvignon and Latigo (proprietary Cabernet-based port-style dessert wine), partners Mitch & Tracey Hawkins and David Boies,

Rombauer Vineyards, respected for its Chardonnays, also producing small lot red wines, on a charming spot on the Silverado Trail in St. Helena,

Silver Trident Winery, opened its Tasting Studio & Home Store featuring Ralph Lauren Home products in Yountville in March 2015, producing Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Sauvignon Blanc and a red blend,

Smith-Madrone Winery, is a pioneer of mountain winemaking in the Spring Mountain District (St. Helena), founded in 1971 by Stuart Smith, making estate-vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Chardonnay, Riesling and Cook’s Flat Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, and

Story Winery, one of the Sierra Foothills’ most respected names for dry-farmed old-vine Zinfandel,

Wine Country Consultants is a commercial real estate company focused on legacy vineyards and wineries, offering services in California, Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana,

Barrel Builders is one of Napa Valley’s most distinguished barrel suppliers,

The Madeira School, all girls’ high school in McLean, Virginia,

Sunrise Horse Rescue, saving endangered horses and providing a ‘forever home’ in St. Helena,,

Cameo Cinema, single-screen jewel of a restored movie house on Main Street in St. Helena, also a hub of community programs and fundraisers, also one of only 25 single-screen digital 3D theaters in the U.S.,

Nimbus Arts, community arts programs for all,