Luminary Publishing and Putnam County Wine & Food Fest Announce Partnership

Kingston, NY — Luminary Publishing, a leading provider of media services in the Hudson Valley and beyond, and Putnam County Wine & Food Fest, a popular two-day event now in its fifth year, announce a strategic event production, media, and marketing partnership to promote and further grow the festival.

“I am thrilled that Luminary Publishing has partnered with us for the 2015 festival,” Lauren Drummond, Founder of the Putnam County Wine & Food Fest exclaimed. “With their widely known, locally based brand, and their connections to local businesses, media, restaurants, wineries, and more they will surely take the festival to the path of success—reaching new markets and bringing new ideas to the table. Our vision is to make the festival more high end, bring in more chefs demonstrations, and more that will cater to a broader Hudson Valley and Tri-State audience.”

Widely known throughout the tri-state area for their award-winning publications, including their flagship publication Chronogram, Luminary Publishing will be the official agency of record for the 2015 Putnam County Wine & Food Fest—in addition to assisting with sourcing sponsorships and vendors and producing and selling advertising into the Fest’s program guide.

“Event planning, production, and promotion are skills that are very much in our wheelhouse,” Amara Projansky, CEO and Co-Founder of Luminary Publishing explained. “In addition to our 20 years of media and marketing experience and capabilities, and the already established and popular nature of the Putnam County Wine & Food Fest, a partnership is a seamless fit within our company’s growing list of clients and services.”

Sponsorship opportunities and vendor spaces are currently available for the 2015 festival. Inquiries can be emailed to The 2015 Putnam County Wine &Food Festwill take place on August 8-9, 2015 at Beaver Creek Farm in Patterson, New York.


Luminary Publishing was born in the summer of 1993, with the aim of nourishing and supporting the creative and cultural life of the Hudson Valley. The parent company of the iconic Chronogram, Luminary Publishing has over 20 years of custom publishing experience including tourism guides, travel guides, and the launch, sale, and reacquisition of Upstate House, a popular Hudson Valley real estate, design, and green living publication.

Luminary Publishing, Inc.’s mission is to disseminate media and create events that nourish and support the creative life of our region and in the world, and to demonstrate a paradigm of that creativity in action.

Author: Harlem Valley News