— Napa Valley is exceptionally blessed to have climates and soils equal to the best in the world for the growing of wine.
When was your first Napa Valley harvest?
What do you think makes Napa Valley unique compared to other wine regions?
If you weren't a Napa Valley vintner, what would you be doing?
What are the most rewarding aspects of your work?
Which wine was your "a-ha!" wine – the one that made you love wine or inspired you to get into the industry?
Our motto at the NVV is "cultivating excellence." What does this phrase mean to you and how do you cultivate excellence at your winery?
What are the greatest challenges?
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.)
How does your winery help tell the Napa Valley story?
Name a Napa Valley vintner who has influenced you and briefly explain why.
How did you get started in the wine business?
Building a culture of passion, camaraderie, and heritage.Meet