Philippe Newlin

Bordeaux Buyer & Director of Fine Wine -

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Philippe Newlin is currently the Bordeaux Buyer & Director of Fine Wine at He has been a long-time wine educator with wine-course teaching responsibilities at Columbia Business School, Yale’s School of Management, The Wharton School, and MIT. Philippe started in the wine trade as the Tasting Director of Wine & Spirits Magazine then moved into wine importing, and now wine buying. He holds the Diploma degree of the Wine and Spirits Education Trust of London, the highest professional accreditation of this trade-oriented body. Philippe's style of teaching is both educational AND entertaining. He will have you thinking, tasting, smelling, hearing and seeing... By engaging all of your senses, memories of your wine experience will be deeply embedded and lasting. Always entertaining - always memorable.