Madeline Puckette – Biography

Madeline Puckette’s 200-Word Bio

Madeline Puckette is the Chief Design Officer at Folly Enterprises which operates Wine Folly – a wine education and media brand she cofounded in 2011. After its inception, Wine Folly went on to win Wine Blog of the Year in 2013 (IWSC) and now hosts more than 15 million unique visitors a year.

Puckette’s work with Wine Folly includes the creation of two books (a New York Times bestseller and a James Beard Award winner), a portfolio of wine education tools, and over one thousand articles on the topic of wine.

Madeline Puckette has received accolades for her contributions towards wine education, including winning Wine Communicator of the Year by International Wine and Spirit Competition (IWSC) in 2019 and being featured in Jason Wise’s popular wine documentary series: Somm: Into The Bottle and Somm 3.

Her latest project with Folly Enterprises is a long term wine information tool, Global Wine Database. This innovative technology model has the power to organize wine information and unlock never-before-imagined analytics, data standards, research, and networking solutions for wineries, commissions, winemakers, universities, and wine businesses alike.

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Madeline Puckette Press Photo 2015 by Charles Cotugno

Madeline Puckette Press Photo 2015 by Charles Cotugno

Madeline Puckette Press Photo 2015 by Charles Cotugno

Madeline Puckette 2015

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Madeline Puckette, Wine Folly's co-founder holds some books

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