Sommelier Sharon Sevrens, a former consultant for Mercer Management Consulting and Merrill Lynch investment banker, opened Amanti Vino in Montclair, NJ in 2005. Sharon is Diploma-certified by Wine and Spirits Education Trust and the Sommelier Society of America, and holds a BS and an MBA from Wharton. She has been seen on The Today Show, CNBC, Channel 2 News, and in a wine instructional video for About.com, as well as in The Star-Ledger, New Jersey Monthly and the Wall Street Journal ("Serving Montclair's Palate”). She lives in Montclair with her husband, their two sons and two dogs.