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UPDATED Request for Proposal for Research and Marketing Services

Kim Hughes

Category: Industry

The New York Wine & Grape Foundation seeks a qualified consultant(s) to uncover proven and effective approaches to generate wine tourism, develop a visitor profile for NYS wine tourists, and equip NYS wine trails and winery tasting rooms with the tools to attract and grow their wine tourism.

More details and instructions for submitting are described in the RFP (attached below).

On Friday, May 18, 2018 a Q&A call was held in regards to the RFP and to provide more backrground on the intent of the project.  Please see below for an attachment with the details from that call.

Questions regarding this RFP must be submitted via email to  The deadline for submitting questions is May 18, 2018 at 5 pm EST.  Inquiries will only be received and answered by email.

Respondents must notify their intention to submit a proposal by May 21, 2018 by 5 pm EST by email to

Respondents must submit a copy of their proposal in PDF via email ( or a flash drive by: June 11, 2018 at 5 pm EST.