Stevenot Winery Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Brian Klasser, will be the featured speaker at Calaveras County Economic Development Company´s annual dinner Friday night.
Klasser started his wine career cooking for a French restaurant while attending the University of British Columbia. Upon graduation, he became the first sales representative for small estate wines of British Columbia. Klasser also spent three years in Australia working for McGuigan Winery. He began as national sales manager for Barden Stevenot in 1991.
The dinner, which is open to the public, will be held at The Lodge at Saddle Creek in Copperopolis beginning at 6 p.m. Cost for the dinner is $35 per person. Call 736-4994 for reservation information.