GRAIL Magazine

Member Spotlight: Stark Advantage


Scotti Stark, a man of great style and taste, delights in sharing his passion for the finer things in life with his clients and friends. “Connecting great people to great wine” is his mantra…and the mission of Stark Advantage.


Scotti Stark created Stark Advantage in order to bring his passion for wine, friends, food and fun together. A concierge service for discerning consumers who want custom itineraries tailored to their specific interests, Stark Advantage can arrange your itinerary to include the most coveted experiences and events in the Napa Valley.

He is pictured here with his close friend, former president/CEO of the San Francisco 49ers, Carmen Policy, who brought the team four Super Bowl victories, and currently enjoys developing his Casa Piena winery in Yountville.


One of Scotti’s specialties is arranging Napa Valley wine tours and private tastings at exclusive wineries and locations not otherwise accessible to the general public. When creating your personalized itinerary, Scotti will surely allow time for you to visit GRAIL members Fantesca Estate & Winery, CONSTANT Diamond Mountain Vineyard, and Studio M Fine Wines.


Scotti’s itineraries also include dining at the Napa Valley’s most renowned restaurants. GRAIL members PRESS Restaurant, Redd Wood and The Restaurant at Meadowood top his list. Need a hotel recommendation? Staying at the most exclusive hotels such as Solage in Calistoga and the North Block Hotel are always part of the plan. A car and driver? No problem. Scotti can arrange that as well.
Once you’ve wined and dined, the only thing left is to do some serious shopping. Scotti will give you guidance on the best shopping available in the Napa Valley. You will find your way to many GRAIL members as you shop for new threads at PEARL Wonderful Clothing, gems and jewels at Patina Jewelry, Shinola watches at Pennyweight, Hermes, Gurhan and Kwiat pieces at Palladium, home accessories at Napa Valley Vintage Home, and cigars and fine men’s accessories at Sidestreet.


With Scotti’s expertise and the Stark Advantage, you will enjoy the good life Napa Valley Style. Contact Scotti to plan your next great GRAIL adventure!