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DWWA judge profile: Julie Albin

Julie Albin is a judge at the 2022 Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA).

Julie Albin

A veteran of the wine and spirits trade, Julie is currently the Head of Wine Education for Bright Cellars and a Certified Educator for WSET.

Previously managing the Education Programming for WSET Americas, her industry experience also extends to journalism, trade & media relations, distribution, and marketing. She holds the WSET Diploma and enjoys tasting around the world.

Her works have been published in Decanter Magazine, Harpers Wine & Spirit, The Drinks Business, THE PRESS (San Francisco Chronicle), Whisky Advocate, and more. Julie has also served as a judge for international competitions such as Decanter World Wine Awards, Women’s Wine & Spirits Awards, San Diego International Spirits Competition, American Distilling Institute, and sat as a panelist for the Slow Wine awards.

She joined DWWA for the first time as a judge in 2019.

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