Independent Grape Growers - Paso Robles Area
 
Gold Members

Join IGGPRA: Help Us Represent The Paso Robles AVA

IGGPRA Benefits Wine Grape Growers and Industry Affiliates

An IGGPRA membership offers the valuable connections and representation benefits that Paso Robles AVA vineyard or affiliated wine grape growing industry businesses need to stand out in a highly competitive California viticulture industry. Such membership benefits include: access to networking events and industry-related seminars; updates and news on the latest government issues, vineyard technologies, innovations in planting, growing and harvesting techniques, labor issues, and industry trends; an online membership directory; an online marketplace with listings of for sale or wanted wine grapes, bulk wine, and wine equipment and services; and a newly contracted comprehensive branding and marketing campaign that will serve to increase and extend the visibility and accessibility of IGGPRA members.

Membership Levels and Benefits

Growers

IGGPRA Grower Membership Benefits Include:

  • Seminars and trainings explaining new tips and techniques for the vineyard and new regulatory issues affecting the grape growing community.
  • Participation in trade shows, viticulture and winemaker events.
  • Mixer events essential to networking with other growers.
  • Bi-monthly informative newsletter.
  • Access to our on-line and paper membership directory.
  • Inclusion in listings of grape varietals and quantities of grapes available for sale in the online marketplace.
  • Inclusion in listings of varietal and quantity of bulk wine available for sale to vintners in our online marketplace.
  • Access and exposure to an expanding on-line directory of state-wide grape buyers and brokers.
  • Utilize the Marketplace to list fruit for sale, bulk wine, or place classsified advertisements.

IGGPRA's Grower Annual Membership Fee: $195.00

Associate Membership

Wine region suppliers, merchants and vendors of products and services used by grape growers can develop an enhanced professional connection with Paso Robles area grape growers through two levels of Associate Membership, Gold or Silver. You have the opportunity to join the largest grape grower organization on the central coast.

Associate Members are invited to participate in educational seminars and mixer events.

Take part in valuable networking opportunities with growers and winemakers, IGGPRA has the most active and comprehensive seminar series ever presented to central coast Growers, presenting you with several options for increasing your exposure by sponsoring a seminar. Sponsorship includes your logo on promotional materials, emails, postcards, print advertising, flyers, and agenda, plus a business spotlight at the seminar.

Mixers offer a unique occasion for Associate Members to network with grower and other industry members in a social environment and various levels of sponsorship for recognition.

All Associate Members have access to a new web site that makes it easier than ever to update your information and promote your business, all in real time. Use the online Marketplace to list bulk juice, excess inventory, and specials. Receive and advertise in informative bi-monthly eNewsletters.

In addition, Gold ($500) and Silver ($200) Associate Members receive advertising and promotional space for their business and websites in prominent locations on the IGGPRA website, according to their level of membership.

Gold IGGPRA Associate Membership Benefits Include:

  • Graphic Logo with a link to your website prominently displayed on each web page, rotating with other Gold Members in the right side banner.
  • Unlimited email ads(subject to space available) placed in conjunction with regularly scheduled IGGPRA eblasts sent to the entire grape growers, wine makers, friends, and associate member membership list.
  • Five eNewsletter Classified Advertisements.
  • Unlimited Marketplace Listings.
  • Listing on the "Associate Member" directory page with your logo and link to your website.
  • Attendance for two at seminars and mixer events.

Gold IGGPRA Associate Annual Fee: $500.00

Silver IGGPRA Associate Membership Benefits Include:

  • Graphic Logo with a link to your website on the "Associate Member" directory page.
  • Three email display ads placed in conjunction with regularly scheduled IGGPRA eblasts sent to entire grape growers, wine makers, friends, and associate member membership list.
  • Six Marketplace Listings.
  • Attendance for two at seminars and mixer events.

Silver IGGPRA Associate Annual Fee: $200.00

Friends of the Grape (Including Student-Level Memberships)

Friends of the Grape Membership Benefits include:

  • Close association with Paso Robles AVA growers and winemakers
  • Attendance for two at mixer events.
  • Access and limited use of the Marketplace.
  • Bi-monthly Newsletter subscription

IGGPRA Friends of the Grape Membership Annual Fee: $150.00

IGGPRA Student Membership Annual Fee: $25.00