CURRICULUM VITAE OF
Patrick Cassidy

Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management
Florida International University
3000 N.E. 151st Street, HM 366
North Miami, FL 33181
305-919-4543
Patrick.Cassidy@fiu.edu


EDUCATION

Degree

Institution

School

Date

B.S. Florida International University School of Hospitality & Tourism Management 1975
A.S. Nassau Community College 1971

EMPLOYMENT RECORD AT FIU

Title

Department

Dates

Instructor Chaplin School of Hospitality Management 1985 - Present

EXPERIENCE

Employer

Title

Department

Dates

Florida International University Instructor Chaplin School of Hospitality Management 1985 - Present
Crown Liquors of Broward, Inc Wine Buyer, Teacher, Wine Consultant 1986 - 2012
Foremost Sunset Corners Inc Wine Buyer and Wine Consultant 1973 - 1985
Self Employed Professional Wine Judge 1973 - Present
United States Army Combat Medic 196 Light Infantry Brigade 1969 - Present

PUBLICATIONS IN DISCIPLINE

Published or Accepted Refereed Journal Publications


Cassidy, P. (02/21/2015). Chip Cassidy's Further Wine Travels, Wine Appreciation Guild. .

Cassidy, P. (05/01/2002). Chip Cassidy's Wine Travels, Wine Appreciation Guild. .

WORKS IN PROGRESS

Submitted Refereed Journal Publications


REFEREED PRESENTATIONS

Cassidy, P. (1985-1986). Professional Wine Judging, International Wine Review. Ithaca, New York, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1986-1987). Professional Wine Judging, International Wine Review. Ithaca, New York, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1987-1988). Professional Wine Judging, International Wine Review. Ithaca, New York, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1988-1989). Professional Wine Judging, International Wine Review. Ithaca, New York, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1988-1989). Professional Wine Judging, Atlanta Wine Festival. Atlanta, Georgia, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1990-1991). Professional Wine Judging, Atlanta Wine Festival. Atlanta, Georgia, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1994-1995). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1995-1996). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1996-1997). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1997-1998). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1999-2000). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2000-2001). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2001-2002). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2002-2003). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2004-2005). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2005-2006). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2006-2007). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2008-2009). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1997-1998). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1998-1999). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1999-2000). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2000-2001). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2001-2002). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2002-2003). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2003-2004). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2004-2005). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2006-2007). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2007-2008). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2008-2009). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1998-1999). Professional Wine Judging, Grand Harvest Awards. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (1999-2000). Professional Wine Judging, Grand Harvest Awards. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2001-2002). Professional Wine Judging, Grand Harvest Awards. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2002-2003). Professional Wine Judging, Grand Harvest Awards. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2003-2004). Professional Wine Judging, Grand Harvest Awards. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2004-2005). Professional Wine Judging, Grand Harvest Awards. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2005-2006). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2006-2007). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2007-2008). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2008-2009). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2009-2010). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2002-2003). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2003-2004). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2004-2005). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2005-2006). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2006-2007). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2008-2009). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2006-2007). Professional Wine Judging, Indiana State Fair. Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2009-2010). Professional Wine Judging, Indiana State Fair. Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2009-2010). Professional Wine Judging, Vin Italy. Italy, .

Cassidy, P. (2007-2008). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. Boca Raton, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2008-2009). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. Boca Raton, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2009-2010). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. Boca Raton, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2010-2011). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. Boca Raton, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2011-2012). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. Boca Raton, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2012-2013). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. Boca Raton, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2013-2014). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. North Miami, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2014-2015). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. North Miami, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2010-2011). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2011-2012). Professional Wine Judging, Eastern International Wine Competition. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2010-2011). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2009-2010). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2010-2011). Professional Wine Judging, West Coast Championships. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2009-2010). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2010-2011). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2011-2012). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. .

Cassidy, P. (2012-2013). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2011-2012). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2012-2013). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2013-2014). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, 01/01/2014.

Cassidy, P. (2015-2016). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. North Miami, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2016-2017). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. North Miami, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2017-2018). Professional Wine Judging, American Fine Wine Competition. North Miami, Florida, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2013-2014). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2014-2015). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2015-2016). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2016-2017). Professional Wine Judging, Sonoma County Fair. Sonoma, California, .

Cassidy, P. (2014-2015). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2015-2016). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

Cassidy, P. (2016-2017). Professional Wine Judging, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition. San Francisco, California, USA, .

PROFESSIONAL HONORS AND AWARDS

  • Award (Teaching) - University Teaching Excellence Award, FIU (June 1, 1999)
  • Award (Teaching) - FIU Medallion for University Service, FIU (January 1, 2006)
  • Award (Teaching) - University Faculty Excellence in Service Award, FIU (January 1, 2006)
  • Award (Professional Association) - Grand Award, Society of Wine Educators (January 1, 2013)
  • Award (Professional Association) - #1 Wine Educator in U.S., Italian Wine Trade Bureau (January 1, 2014)
  • Award (Professional Association) - Retailer of the Year, Monterrey Wine Festival (January 1, 1998)
  • Award (Professional Association) - Retailer of the Year , Beverage Dynamics Magazine (January 1, 1990)
  • Award (Professional Association) - Retailer of the Year, Market Watch (January 1, 1993)
  • Award (Professional Association) - European Ambassador Award (January 1, 1999)
  • Award (Professional Association) - Retailer of the Year, Market Watch (January 1, 2000)
  • Award (Service) - "Feast among the Grapes", Diabetes Association (January 1, 2000)
  • Award (Service) - Project Newborn, Ralph Blackwell Award (January 1, 2003)
  • Award (Other) - Purple Heart Vietnam, Military (January 1, 1967)
  • Award (Other) - Silver Stars (2) Vietnam, Military (January 1, 1967)
  • Award (Other) - Army Commendation Medal, Military (January 1, 1967)
  • Honor (Other) - Vietnamese Combat Citations (2), Military (January 1, 1967)
  • Award (Teaching) - University Top Scholar, FIU (January 1, 2014)
  • Award (Teaching) - President Council Worlds Ahead Award Winner, FIU (January 1, 2014)

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES AND PUBLIC SERVICE

Professional Activities

  • Raised $600,000 Southern Wine & Spirits Beverage Management Center. 1999 - 1999
  • Raised 1,400,000 for Endowed Chair. 1999 - Present
  • Raised $285,000 Florida Extravaganza. 1998 - 2000
  • Helped raise $26,000,000 South Beach Wine & Food Festival. 2001 - 2017

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

  • Compagnon of Bordeaux - Member - ( - Present )
  • Jurade of St. Emilion - Member - ( - Present )
  • Miami Chapter Les Amis du Vin - Director - ( - Present )
  • Society of Wine Educators - Member - (1994 - Present )
  • Conferie Saint-Etienne d Alsace - Member - ( - Present )
  • Portugal Wine Society - Member - ( - Present )
  • Bontemps d Medoc - Member - ( - Present )

COURSES TAUGHT

  • Wines of France and Italy
  • Wines of the New World
  • Wine Technology, Merchandising, and Marketing
  • The Business of Wine
  • Field Study Abroad: Hospitality and Tourism

AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  • Advertising
  • Chapter Director of Les Amis du Vin "Friends of Wine"
  • Merchandising and Inventory Control
  • Wine Buyer
  • Wine Consultant
  • Wine Judge