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Benjamin Villanueva
Works at On the Road to Napa and Bordeaux LLC
Attended University of Wisconsin
Lives in United States
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It's that time again for another KundeLive! Live tasting and food pairing ONLINE next Thursday, June 7th at 5:30 PT. If you would like to watch and interact with Jeff, Marcia and Zach online via chat, Twitter or right here on our Google+ page, go to our KundeLive! page.

The Wines: 2011 Magnolia Lane Sauvignon Blanc, 2009 Red Dirt Red & 2009 Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon -- grab/order a bottle and join us ONLINE only!
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People who are not that worried about the effects of global warming tend to have a slightly higher level of scientific knowledge than those who are worried, according to a study published Sunday in th...
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(Sun01) How to make the transition from programmer to entrepreneur:

http://www.ianlandsman.com/2006/10/06/10-tips-for-moving-from-programmer-to-entrepreneur

Hat tip to +Bill Meade
Ian Landsman. 10 Tips for Moving From Programmer to Entrepreneur. Many of the people over at BarCamp are working on/struggling with the transition from programmer to entrepreneur. While I was never a ...
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Red Red Wine <3
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Some thoughts after tasting various Jura wines in London at the three fairs and at the Jura wine evening tasting I hosted for bloggers. Highly individual wines, highly individual people.
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One of the hottest new luxury wines from Napa. Spendy, but unique and compelling wines.
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Researchers release the first microscope image of Olympicene, a molecule that resembles the five rings of the Olympics logo.
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Happy 75th birthday Golden Gate Bridge. A lasting tribute to the beauty of San Francisco and a powerful expression of the possible.
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Pretty cool - All 5 Nectar wineries are medal winners at the Seattle Wine Awards (22 medals in all) http://drinknectar.com/2012/05/25/all-nectar-wineries-are-winners-at-seattle-wine-awards/
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Wine and more wine...
Employment
  • On the Road to Napa and Bordeaux LLC
    CEO, 2011 - present
  • UNITEC
    President and Founder (now retired), 1985 - 2007
  • Santa Clara Valley Water District
    Interim Treasury Officer, 2000 - 2011
  • Government of Honduras
    Secretary of the Treasury, 1990 - 1994
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Currently
United States
Previously
San Francisco, CA - San Jose, CA - Madison, WI - Rome, Italy - Guatemala City - Tegucigalpa, Honduras - Boston, MA - Miami, Fl
Story
Tagline
Starting a new life making Ultra Premium Quality Wine in Bordeaux, France and Napa, California
Introduction
Former President and Founder of UNITEC. Currently President of "On the Road to Napa and Bordeaux, LLC" (Napa&Bordeaux) a company dedicated to produce ultra-high quality wines. Initially we will be producing two wines from Bordeaux, France, comparable in quality to the Grand Crus Classe wines.
Bragging rights
My signature is in my wine bottle labels and also in the currency of Honduras, a legacy from having been Secretary of the Treasury for two administrations.
Education
  • University of Wisconsin
    Economics and Finance, 1964 - 1968
  • University of Florida
    Economics, 1962 - 1964
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