Stephanie Duboudin - Chair Featured

Stephanie has over 20 years wine industry experience across strategic marketing, consumer and trade research, brand management, innovation, tourism and stakeholder engagement. Starting her career in the wine industry in New York, she has had roles working across the US, Canada, UK, China and Australia. 

Stephanie established the Australian and New Zealand operations for global wine insights agency Wine Intelligence and has held roles with Kobrand Corporation NY, Decanter UK, Rathbone Wine Group and Yabby Lake.  

She is also the Founder and Managing Director of consumer insights and strategy consultancy, Food and Wine Insights.  

A National board member of the Wine Communicators of Australia since 2018, Stephanie has been a regular guest speaker and keynote presenter on consumer insights and industry trends, a columnist on trends for Gourmet Traveller Wine and a judge of the Wine Communicators of Australia awards. 

Growing up on her family farm and vineyard, Stephanie has always been passionate about the representation of regional Victoria and the promotion and long-term health of our industry.