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In this issue:

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Philippe Melka Honored by Cult Wine Classic

NewLevel Group client and famed winemaker Philippe Melka will be honored at the 2nd Annual Cult Wine Classic. Wine enthusiasts from across the country will gather in San Francisco on October 29th at the Ritz Carlton to celebrate the finest red wines and winemakers in California. The Golden Barrel award is given to a vintner who distinguishes their self above the host of winemakers and over 1,200 wineries in California. This is the first year for the award, which will go to Philippe Melka, a Bordeaux native noted for crafting some of the finest “cult” wines.


Who Turned Off the Lights?

Michelle Williams, interim Executive Director for the Arts Council Napa Valley and Project Manager with NewLevel Group, explores the difficulty nonprofits often have with raising funds for operational expenses that keep the lights on and the doors open.

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What Gets Measured…

Albert Einstein once observed, “Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted.” In his article, “What Gets Measured…”, John Heymann looks at the value of subjective and objective performance measurements.