— Our climate and soils are a gift but what we have done with it reflects our commitment to quality, hospitality and innovation.
What are the most rewarding aspects of your work?
What do you think makes Napa Valley unique compared to other wine regions?
What are you doing at your winery to help preserve and enhance Napa Valley for the future? (e.g., sustainable practices, family succession plan, community service, etc.)
What are the greatest challenges?
What's one thing people would be surprised to know about you?
Name a Napa Valley vintner who has influenced you and briefly explain why.
Our motto at the NVV is "cultivating excellence." What does this phrase mean to you and how do you cultivate excellence at your winery?
How did you get started in the wine business?
Which wine was your "a-ha!" wine – the one that made you love wine or inspired you to get into the industry?
How many years have you been in the Napa Valley wine industry?
What advice would you offer someone trying to get into the Napa Valley wine industry?
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