Bedell Cellars and its CEO Trent Preszler will be honored by Sustainable Long Island at the organization’s annual awards ceremony this December.
A founding member of Long Island Sustainable Winegrowing, Bedell composts its grapes seeds and vine prunings and has an electric car charging station outside its tasting room among other sustainable initiatives.
“Bedell Cellars stands at the forefront of creativity and excellence in the modern American wine industry and is widely regarded as the benchmark winery in the Eastern U.S.,” states a press release from Sustainable Long Island. “Their 80 acre estate is certified sustainable, adhering to 200 sustainable farming best practices that have been fine tuned for Long Island’s climate over the past 30 years. Doing so has greatly reduced their use of agricultural inputs, thereby protecting Long Island’s land and water resources for the future.”
Sustainable Long Island is a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting economic development, environmental health and social equity.
Kleiman Wealth Management Group of UBS Financial Services.
The ceremony will take place on Dec. 2 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Chateau at Coindre Hall in Huntington. Tickets are $100. To purchase, contact Scott Woodson at (516) 873-0230 x 103 or [email protected].
The Melville-based Kleiman Wealth Management Group will also be honored that evening.
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