Kapalua Wine & Food Festival is pleased to welcome back Master Sommelier Rob Bigelow from Ste. Michelle Wine Estates. A long time supporter and participant in the Festival, Rob will assist Master Sommelier Michael Jordan with hosting the panels and cooking demonstrations.
Currently Rob is Senior Director of Wine Education and On-Premise Development with oversight for all wine education programs for Ste. Michelle Wine Estates. As part of his dual responsibilities he also plays a critical role in the company’s work with key stakeholders in the on-premise trade. Rob was awarded his Master Sommelier certification in 2002 as the fiftieth American recipient and the seventh American to pass all three parts of the rigorous exam on the first attempt.