Napa is renowned worldwide for its fine wine matured from the best wine grapes nature can offer. Its tasting events allow wine enthusiasts to sip from the finest wine. Traveling Vineyard Wine Guides, who get this opportunity to travel to Napa, make the best out of this experience. Apart from wine sampling, they get to stroll by the Napa Art Walk exhibition which features breath taking sculptures, visit the Napa Valley Historical Society where they delve into the historical details of Napa, tour the Round Pond Estate where they learn the entire process of producing olive oils, polish up their culinary skills by visiting the Silverado Cooking School ,and later enjoy the meal they just prepared. The Wine Guides can choose to indulge in a pampering session at the Auberge spa or enjoy the outdoor thrill of climbing Mount St. Helena while they explore Robert Louis Stevenson State Park. These are some of the perks that come with being a Wine Guide for Traveling Vineyards.
Traveling Vineyards is a direct sales business which markets its wine through personalized wine tasting parties served by their Wine Guides. Wine lovers get an opportunity to host wine tasting at their homes. This provides an authentic experience to sample, increase knowledge on fine wine, and make a purchase from a variety of fine wine and wine accessories at a very fair market price. The cost of joining is roughly $175 and this is inclusive of a success kit that contains everything to get you started. That package also includes a free personal website for three months which contains additional trainings, videos, and an accounting software to track your orders.
Commission ranges from 15%-35% and is based on monthly sales volumes and payment is made through a direct deposit. You can earn through the following techniques; home tasting events, online sales, monthly wine club sales, and by building a team.
• Offers flexibility as one is in charge of their own schedule
• No monthly sales quotas
• Start-up cost is low and one can earn credits for tasting sets. This eliminates constant spending on supplies
• Traveling Vineyards are reputable members of Direct Sales Association
• One can turn a hobby into a career offering a sense of fulfillment
• Trainings and continued support from the management
Social media influence
Traveling Vineyard has a strong media presence on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and Pinterest. On Facebook they have 32,549 followers, 44,000likes, and they post two to three posts daily on their timeline. On Twitter they have 2000 tweets, 2104 followers, and 716 likes.