Jörn Kleinhans

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Jörn Kleinhans of The Wine Elite is an international wine expert and pioneer in creating highly-acclaimed Sommelier-Guided Wine Tasting Experiences for corporate events, top hotels, and wine connoisseurs.

Certified sommelier and wine judge Jörn Kleinhans and his team have delivered event programs and consulting for many Fortune 500 companies, as well as thousands of casual and serious wine students. Jörn is an expert contributor to the Wall Street Journal, Business Insider, MarketWatch, and the Robb Report.

The Wine Elite Sommelier Company offers a deep bench of polished wine seminar guides, sommeliers and public speakers for your private wine tasting event or special wine situation -- nationwide.

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If you need specialty expertise on wine and spirits, you have found your central resource.


In addition to our country-wide special event and consulting services, we also offer live tasting seminars for the public in Southern California. We are headquartered in Huntington Beach, California.

Design your corporate event, hospitality wine program or personal wine education with the leading team of wine specialists in America! Call or email us now. We reply to all requests within 15 minutes, with a quote.

Need a sommelier for your upcoming event? Call 310 467 5582 now.
We have wine experts ready in all U.S. metropolitan areas.


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Corporate Event and Meeting Planners -- Share our detailed special event brochure with team and clients.

Hotel and Restaurant Managers -- Stay on top of the industry by outsourcing your wine programs to us.

Speaker Bureaus -- Review the keynote one-sheet and audio of sommelier and educator Jörn Kleinhans.

Wine Students, Collectors, Aficionados -- RSVP for an upcoming public blind-tasting event here.

Planning a Private Wine Tasting? -- Email us and read our checklist. We handle everything for you.

Looking for Wine Certification? -- Join our acclaimed Sommelier Training Course in OC.

Press and Background Checks -- Our philosophy, credentials, testimonials, or request an interview .

Fans of GrapeRadio -- Listen to the 1-hour wine philosophy radio interview with Jörn Kleinhans here.

Looking for ideas? -- Watch our YouTube video to learn about successful wine event formats.

Write to info@WineElite.org or call us now at 310 467 5582. We can leverage our massive speaking, entertainment, teaching and event experience and relationship network to your benefit.


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