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With an average client engagement of more than four years, we are proud of the success we have achieved together. From California to France,
from Italy to New Zealand, Benson covers the globe: PR, digital marketing, social media management, brand strategy and positioning.
We offer insight, expertise and results that drive brand awareness and engagement, as well as distribution and sales.
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PREVIOUS CLIENTS

Accolade Wines
Alana Tokaj
Appleton Estates
Beaulieu Vineyard
Bordeaux (CIVB)
Beaujolais
Chimney Rock
Clos Du Val
Clos LaChance Winery
Constellation Brands
District 7
Freemark Abbey
Forty Creek Whiskey
Gerard Bertrand

Gil Family Estate
Gonzalez Byass
Grgich Hills
Herdade Do Esporao
Joseph Phelps Vineyards
Kim Crawford Cellars
KRIS Wine
Line 39
Loire Valley Wines
McManis Family Vineyards
Pacific Rim
Patz & Hall

Raymond Vineyards
Robert Mondavi Winery
Root: 1
Sanford
Square One Organic Spirits
Vine Connection
Vinho Verde
Winebow
Wente Vineyards
Zonin

STORY STARTERS

Earth Day Everyday
When it comes to drinking consciously, that is an everyday endeavor. From sustainable certifications to the backstories of turtles, butterflies and forests, here’s our guide to what your readers should drink in honor of Mother Earth.
We've Got the Wines! (For Thanksgiving)
A crowd-stunner Pinot Noir from SLH? Yup. An all-American Grüner Veltliner? Check. A North Carolina Rosé, Vanderbilt style? (You'll thank us later.) As you think about Thanksgiving and the December holidays, Benson Marketing Group’s portfolio has something for every scenario! 
Bye Bye ABC: Exploring Chardonnay's Options
What better way to mark both #NationalWineDay (May 25) and #ChardonnayDay (May 27) in 2021 than with a celebration of Chardonnay based wines. Benson’s client roster has a bevy – from unoaked to oaky still wines, bubbly and attention-grabbing packaging and campaigns,
Rosé vs. Seltzer: Let the Summer Games Begin!
Writers: if you’re challenged to find new and interesting angles, Benson’s client roster has several Rosé options to offer: from stories on unique packaging, to attention grabbing marketing campaigns, as well as some off the beaten path vineyard locales and wine styles.
Sauvignon Blanc: Through the Eyes of Winemakers
Sauvignon Blanc is having a moment. These winemakers have mastered the grape’s potential and are consistently creating standout bottles. Benson's press webinar was held April 22, 2021. Click to read more for additional press materials, as well as a link to the press webinar recording on our YouTube channel.
Women Winemakers To Watch
March may be International Women’s Month, but we can also celebrate women every day with a glass from these talented winemakers.

EXPERT SOURCES

Edna Valley Vineyards of Baileyana Winery
WHY COOL CLIMATE EDNA VALLEY IS HOT
  Baileyana is a leader from the Edna Valley in California, representing the best of truly cool climate viticulture. If you aren’t familiar with the winery or the Edna Valley AVA, here are five points you should know.
panoramic view of Santa Lucia Highlands
Get to Know the Santa Lucia Highlands
The Santa Lucia Highlands is a small, yet mighty appellation located in Monterey County. This appellation has a collection of renowned vineyards and vintners, such as Hahn Family Wines, with a legacy of multi-generational farming families and a connection to the land.
Wine Direct Shipping, from A to Z
Benson was hired by the wine industry to manage Free the Grapes!, a marketing campaign seeking to open states to legal DTC shipments and to streamline onerous regulations. Featured as a case study, the campaign has been a critical component – with lobbying and litigation – in creating the $3+ billion winery DTC sales channel.

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