ASSOCIATE MEMBERSHIPS

Brand Exposure and Member Benefits

  • Inclusion in our Wine Region Map, includes logo and website address 75,000 copies printed annually
  • Inclusion in all-new Santa Cruz Mountains Wines app
  • Website link and logo presence on scmwa.com (7,000 unique monthly visits)
  • 2 Passports ($110 value)
  • Invitation to SCMWA member functions- educational seminar and annual barbecue
  • Membership directory available in PDF
  • Offer and receive promotions/discounts exclusive to SCMWA members
  • Opportunities to promote your business through the SCMWA social media platforms

WHY BEING AN ASSOCIATE MEMBER OF SCMWA IS A SMART MOVE

The Santa Cruz Mountains Winegrowers Association (SCMWA) is a collective voice of legendary winemakers, wineries, proprietors and other industry members that strive to promote and raise awareness about the wines and the uniqueness of this mountainous winegrowing region.

Collectively, SCMWA’s 68-plus members represent over $220 Million of wine industry revenues. SCMWA provides its members valuable exposure by marketing to over 9,000,000 consumers and businesses in the Bay Area. Throughout the year SCMWA offers a variety of opportunities for promoting your company’s product or services.

WHY YOUR COMPANY SHOULD BECOME A MEMBER

Based on the SCMWA 2012 Member and Consumer Surveys, the reasons are clear:

• 84% of wineries participate in events to increase brand exposure

• 66% of the consumers reported they are looking for something unique and different

The majority of consumers are more likely to consider visiting and buying products with a SCMWA member. Of those:

• 92% report that a company’s membership exposes them to that company’s product

• 86% report members brand exposure influences their opinion of a company’s credibility

• 84% feel that membership commitment shows loyalty/support for SCMWA and its members

WINERY MEMBERSHIP

SCMWA offers two types of memberships to wineries that are located in the Santa Cruz Mountains AVA, Santa Cruz County  and or produce wine with Santa Cruz Mountains grapes. Please click on Join Today for specific details about our winery membership programs. We look forward to having you as a new member!

  • Listing on SCMWA Website
  • Listing in SCMWA Brochure
  • Event Marketing Opportunities
  • Inclusion in Social Media Marketing
  • Media Tours & Trade Visits
  • Co-op Advertising
  • Regional & National Events
  • And more!

WINEGROWER MEMBERSHIP

Did you know that people buy from people they like? SCMWA offers a Grape Grower Membership designed with them in mind. The membership offers an array of networking opportunities and grape sale promotion directly to our winery members. Please click on Join Today for specific details about the membership.

  • Listing on SCMWA Website
  • Free listing in SCMWA Classifieds
  • Networking Opportunities with Wineries
  • Inclusion in Social Media Marketing
  • Media Tours & Trade Visits
  • Co-op Advertising
  • And more!