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The CCBA is trade organization for any person, company or organization engaged in the manufacture, sale, promotion or distribution of cheese or butter in the State of California. You'll want to visit the CCBA website often for updates on our special events and spring convention. If you are a newcomer to the website, please click on the About button to learn more about the history and purpose of the CCBA. You are also welcome to contact our office for further information.
California Cheese & Butter Association
1011 Pebble Beach Drive
Clayton, CA 94517
Executive Director: Lisa Waters
You are invited to attend California Cheese & Butter Association’s 51st Convention, Prism of Possibilities, April 14 – 17, 2016, at Temecula Creek Inn, Temecula, California. The early bird registration deadline is March 11, 2016.
Plans are coming together for an informative two-day business session starting the afternoon of Friday, April 15. We are pleased to announce our Keynote Speaker, Max McCalman, a highly visible advocate for cheese production and an author of four books on cheese. Max is an educator and consultant to the trade: cheesemakers, distributors, retailers, restaurateurs, and end consumers. He is a contributing editor to Cheese Connoisseur and Deli Business Magazines, and judges in U.S. and word cheese competitions. Max is a Maitre Fromager as designated by the Guilde Internationale des Fromagers de St. Uguson and is a Cavaleiro in the Confraria dos Vinos do Porto.
Weekend highlights include:
- Golf tournament at Temecula Creek on Thursday, April 14.
- Welcome reception for guests arriving on Thursday, April 14.
- Wild West dinner and games on Friday, April 15.
- Banquet and silent auction on Saturday, April 16.
Please make your room reservations directly with Temecula Creek Inn by calling (877) 713-2803. Mention CCBA for our special rate of $189.00 per night. Space is limited and rooms are available now.