Charles is the founder and CEO of Winemetrics, LLC which provides on-premise market intelligence to the wine industry. Charles began his wine career in 1978 as a viticulturist with the Taylor Wine Company in Hammondsport, NY and has spent the subsequent 29 years in wine production, sales, marketing and consulting. Prior to starting Winemetrics, Charles was a Marketing Director at Schieffelin & Somerset Co. in New York where he created several web-based systems for gathering and disseminating on-premise wine information. Charles resides in Fairfield, CT with his wife Joan and daughter Madeline.
Charles Gill is the CEO of Winemetrics LLC , a company providing on-premise market intelligence to the wine and restaurant industries. Winemetrics recently released The 2007 On-Premise Wine Distribution Report , which summarizes varietal, brand and product distribution from of over 10,000 U.S. restaurant wine lists. This report is the source for the content referenced in the article below. Before revealing our brand ranking, it is important to realize how different the wine market is from other alcoholic beverages or consumer goods.