Miami, Florida, December 22, 2014 —
Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (Southern) is proud to congratulate 11 team members who have passed Level 3 certification for sake knowledge in courses, product knowledge and testing offered by the Wine and Spirit Education Trust
(WSET). WSET is considered to be the gold standard in wine education and has grown into the foremost international body in the field of wine and spirits education, with a collection of sought-after qualifications.
October 29, 2014 | MIAMI – Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (Southern), the nation’s leading wine and spirits distributor, had 30 million good reasons to visit Jeremiah Academy in Miami today. And students there had just as many reasons to cheer during their morning assembly, where company leaders delivered good news for thousands of K-12 students in Florida. The excitement was sparked by the $30 million check Southern’s Chairman Harvey R. Chaplin and President & CEO Wayne E. Chaplin presented at the school—representing the company’s 2014 commitment to the Step Up For Students Scholarship program across the State of Florida.
Miami, Fla., August 27, 2014 — Mel Dick, President, Wine Division, and Senior Vice President, Southern Wine & Spirits of America, Inc. (Southern)—the nation’s leading wine and spirits distributor with operations in 35 states—announced today the acceptance of the African Leadership Magazine’s 2014 U.S.-Africa Business Leadership Award presented during the 1st Annual U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit in Washington, D.C. The award paid tribute to Southern’s dedication to distribution of indigenous South African wines from the land of the great Nelson Mandela.