SGWS Wynwood is Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits’ multi-purpose hospitality and education center, located in the heart of Miami’s most eclectic and creative arts and culture district.
The state-of-the-art, 17,000 square-foot center offers industry-leading beverage education programming and serves as the home to the Company’s Domaine & Estates Artisanal Wine Division, Communications & Corporate Social Responsibility and Special Events teams, and a Direct Warehouse Store location. The versatile, modern-industrial venue is also available as a private event and meeting space, with full-service catering provided exclusively by Constellation Culinary Group.
SGWS IN THE NEWS
A New Culinary Event Space Aims to Draw Global Talent to Wynwood
-Miami New Times
Constellation Culinary Group Launches SGWS Wynwood
-Miami Living Magazine
5 Unique Venues to Spice up Your Meetings and Events
-Corporate Event News
Constellation Culinary Group Launches Event and Education Center
-Food & Beverage Magazine
Bacardí Center of Excellence Dinner
SHARLA EVANS, CATERING DIRECTOR OF SGWS WYNWOOD
Sharla Evans has been in food and beverage her entire career. A graduate of the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park New York, with certifications from Florida Atlantic University.
She began her career in kitchens through Miami; under Johnathan Eismann at the famed Pacific Time, Gotham Steak under Alfred Portale and eventually moving to New York to make the move to the front of the house. There she took on the esteemed Jean Georges in Central Park West and Spice Market in the Flat Iron District. However, She began her events and catering career at Turnberry Ocean Colony, a lavish private residential community for Miami’s Elite. From there she moved onto working for Constellation Culinary Group, formally known as STARR Catering Group at the Perez Art Museum. Sharla began her role here as Director of Catering for SGWS Wynwood during the pre-opening phase with a strong attention to detail and hospitality excellence. Every event hosted at SGWS represents her dedication to making every day more than a date on a calendar but an event to remember. Sharla is a highly successful and productive sales professional with a proven track record; in operations excellence, design, surpassing all goals and ensuring the highest level of guest satisfaction.
SGWS WYNWOOD CATERING TEAM
- Fully equipped demonstration kitchen and bar
- State-of-the-art audio/visual technology
- Vaulted ceilings
- Modern-industrial furnishings
After significant investment and revitalization, Wynwood has become recognized globally as a premier destination for art, fashion, innovation and creative enterprise. Known for its wildly eclectic open-air street art installations, the neighborhood serves as a perfect backdrop to explore art galleries, shop at unique boutique retail stores, as well as drink and dine at some of the coolest bars and restaurants in Miami.
Visitors looking for the ultimate “Instagrammable” photo op will never run out of inspiration. Wynwood is home to the highest concentration of street art in the country, with muralists from around the world showcasing their talent on walls with larger-than-life masterpieces. The thriving art scene also includes many unique galleries and showrooms.
From trendy artisanal eateries to craft breweries and cocktail bars, Wynwood is a required stop for foodies looking for a unique tasting tour. The neighborhood is home to three James Beard-nominated chefs and restaurants and there’s plenty to choose from whether you’re on an intimate date night or out with the whole family.
Retail therapy takes on a new meaning in Wynwood. Shoppers will find no shortage of edgy brands and one-of-a-kind retailers offering everything from apparel and home goods to health and beauty wares. From high-end luxury to great deals and steals, buyers are sure to find everything they never knew they needed.