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DWWA judge profile: Matt Deller MW

Matt Deller MW is a judge at the 2018 Decanter World Wine Awards (DWWA)

Matt Deller MW

Matt Deller MW is the Chief Wine Officer for Wine Access, who are leading the online revolution in direct-to-consumer fine wine e-commerce.

Matt leads the only wine team in the U.S. that includes two Masters of Wine and a Master Sommelier, providing a level of curation that ensures that Wine Access is America’s best place to buy wine online.

Previously he was at Constellation Brands for five years, most recently as Director of Fine Wine Development, developing sales strategy for Robert Mondavi Winery, The Prisoner Wine Company, Mount Veeder Winery and Ruffino Estates.

He is one of 41 Masters of Wine in the U.S. and judges international wine competitions such as Decanter World Wine Awards, TEXSOM International Wine Competition and the Sydney International Top 100 Wine Awards. He is an Instructor on the faculty of the Napa Valley Wine Academy, an expert panelist at several international wine events and writes for various wine publications.

Follow Matt on Twitter @dellerwine

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