The Wine Business Institute at Sonoma State University has unveiled a hybrid version of its Sonoma Executive MBA in Wine Business, including online and classroom-based learning taking place over 16 months on three continents.

The program begins in November, 2018. The program is in three-month segments of online case-based learning and faculty mentoring, with four 10-day onsite residential “Leadership Intensives” in between. Topics include : wine value chain strategies and management; international brand management; investments, mergers, and acquisitions; and an individual integrative change project. Onsite learning will take place at the Wine Spectator Learning Center at SSU.