International Wine Associates Served As Exclusive Advisors And Represented Constellation Brands In The Sale Of The Blackstone Winery To A Private Wine Industry Investor

Healdsburg, California – May 2012 – Robert Nicholson, a principal of International Wine Associates, the mergers and acquisitions advisory firm that specializes in the wine industry, announced today that IWA served as exclusive advisors in the sale of the Blackstone Winery in Kenwood, California for Constellations Brands to a private wine industry investor.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.