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A Wine Affair at the Lok Jack GSB

For Release Upon Receipt - September 9, 2009

St. Augustine

The Atrium of the Arthur Lok Jack Graduate School of Business was recently transformed into a relaxing ambience as the institution hosted a Client Appreciation Wine Retreat as part of its 20th Anniversary celebrations. Guests delighted in an array of fine wines courtesy AMCO and food tasting courtesy Bella Italia of Trincity. This foray was led by a team of sommeliers and wine experts from Italy, Chile and California and included dynamic, interactive sessions and wine tasting from each region.

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