Marnie Old is one of the country’s leading wine personalities, a sommelier and author known for her energetic performances and incisive insights. An articulate and passionate speaker on drinks of all kinds, she has served as Director of Wine Studies for Manhattan’s French Culinary Institute and as education chair for the American Sommelier Association. Marnie’s book Wine Secrets is a collection of concise, practical wine advice shared by 40 of the world’s top experts. She also co-authored He Said Beer, She Said Wine, an entertaining debate on food pairing, with brewing legend Sam Calagione, founder of Dogfish Head Craft Brewery. Further information is available at www.marnieold.com.