Stone Playter

COO & Founder
(415) 640-2314

About Me

Stone excelled for over 19 years at one of the largest privately held printing companies in the world. His dedication as a marketing and communications specialist helped facilitate multi-million dollar accounts with international cataloguers and publishing groups in over 30 countries. He has managed and developed multi-state marketing plans and events and overseen the development of marketing materials, presentations and technical solutions that aided in the overall sales process and corporate marketing initiatives for a $4 billion dollar company.


Stones love for wine drew him to the next stage in his life, Drink Me Magazine. Drink Me, has become the go-to resource for drinks professionals and consumers around the world. He also owns California’s largest wine tasting and buying events, San Francisco Vintners Market. Two weekends out of the year, he hosts up to 400 wineries and up to 16,000 thirsty consumers. Stone was Co-Founder of the Wine Blast wine tasting and education group and is a studied wine connoisseur that continues to learn all over the world.