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Sommelier Services

Want to find and book a sommelier for your seminar, blind tasting party or special event with wine tasting? For any of the following services, please contact us at or 310 467 5582.

We reply to each email within 15 minutes. You found the best resource in the U.S. to help you.

We have wine expert teams in all American metropolitan areas, check out our coverage map. The Wine Elite Sommelier Company is known as the best wine tasting company and wine consulting firm in the country.

We partner with to guarantee nationwide event coverage.

Corporate Events and Private Functions -- Local Sommelier Teams Nationwide

Let us help you host a flawless wine event, from corporate retreats and in-office receptions to client appreciation dinners, or any other private function. Our polished and fun sommeliers have complex event and seminar experience. Large corporations, top hotel brands and discriminate collectors hire us for our structured blind-tasting presentations and event management skills.

Please review our complete sommelier event idea package for private wine tastings. You can also use our comprehensive event checklist.

We are also the the leading provider of wine tasting team building events and wine blending workshops.

Our headquarters are in Newport Beach, California, and we handle nationwide event requests with sommeliers, wine consultants and wine experts located in Los Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, Napa Valley, Las Vegas, Denver, Phoenix, Seattle, Portland, Dallas, Houston, Miami, New York, Boston and Chicago. If you live outside these regions, we can still send you a local sommelier team from our network, or fly out ourselves for the higher-end events. Hire America's #1 Sommelier Service, and rent your own wine expert!

Public Speaking on Wine

Jörn Kleinhans is the leading professional speaker on wine.

Review our speaker one-sheet, and take a minute listen to Jörn Kleinhans deliver an audio overview of our keynote options via mp3.

We are currently represented by the speaker bureaus All American Speakers, MGMSpeakers Bureau, and the Global Speakers Bureau.

Here are few more ideas for successful wine event topics for your corporate function.

Contact us directly to plan a keynote address or wine seminar for your function.

Strategy Consulting and Thought Leadership in Wine

We assist selected corporations in the strategic positioning of their wine portfolio. Contact us for a consultation. Review Sommelier Insight, our monthly newsletter full with business ideas.

Restaurant Wine Program Management

We offer assistance with inventory management and optimization for hotels, restaurants and private collectors. For hotels and restaurants we offer expert wine list consultation, request one of our award-winning wine lists.

Review our comprehensive restaurant advisory and wine program brochure here.

Send your high-performing staff members to our sommelier training course.

Two of our successful restaurant partnerships can be reviewed here, including outsourced tableside sommelier service, tasting flights and our monthly sommelier fireside dinners at Patina's Pinot Provence, the Ritz-Carlton, and many others.

We can create similar profitable programs for your hotel, restaurant or special events venue too.

National Sommelier Staffing

Call upon our reliable network of certified sommeliers in all fifty states to properly meet your personal sommelier service needs for hands-on expertise. We deliver our signature wine seminar and event approach nationwide. We can assist with booking a master sommelier, hiring wine and whiskey experts, provide on-call sommelier staffing, immediately deliver personal sommelier consulting services for special events, connect you with wine and cigar educators, and give you information on how to book an on-demand sommelier and wine tasting service like us. We are the first contact for everyone who wants to find and book a sommelier.

Here is an example of leveraging our sommelier service resources to host massive wine tasting receptions.

Access to Rare Wines

Leverage our broad network within the wine industry as well as our connections with high-end buyers, sellers and collectors.

Wine Investments

We are on the forefront of turning wine into a tradable asset class. Maximize the value of your wine investments through professional portfolio management services. Join our monthly "Sommelier Insight" newsletter here.