Schmidt, Rich


58 minutes


July 19, 2018

Interview Summary

This interview is with Carl Giavanti, owner of Carl Giavanti Consulting. During this interview, Carl talks about his roundabout way of entering the wine industry and how he gained clients in the Willamette Valley. He discusses the challenges of publicizing small, family-owned wineries in Oregon and the future of the industry.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Linfield College in the Nicholson Library on July 19, 2018.


Some oral history interviews are conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.