Birth of a Next-Wave Wine Salesman

If 31-year-old Eric Clemons’s new importing and distribution business is a success, you might find yourself craving a San Diego white before long

By Lettie Teague


NEW YORK CITY IS the most important wine market in the country, and possibly the world. Not because of its great wealth, its restaurants and wine shops, or even its corps of fast-talking, fast-moving sommeliers, but because the city is home to more influential wine distributors and importers than anywhere else. …read more.