- Homepage for the Wine Industry

People News Recap from 4/2-4/8

Date: 04/08/13

Wine industry people on the move from April 2 to April 8

Engel Joins Riondo Team as VP of Sales

Engels will head the distributor network management and a 15-member executive sales team around the country. Most recently, he served as VP of sales for Mionetto USA. More...

Clos Du Val Announces Promotion of Kristy Melton to Senior Winemaker

In  2012, Melton was promoted to winemaker, charged with the enhancement of all Clos Du Val’s style, modernization of the winery’s cellar protocols and refinement of its winemaking operations. In her new role, she will continue this effort. More...

Blesse Promoted to VP at Riondo USA

John Blesse has been appointed vice president of operations for New Jersey-based Riondo USA. Blesse will lead Riondo’s internal operation and oversee existing and developing sales relationships with suppliers and on- and off-premise chains. More...

Frank Family Vineyards Expands Sales Force With Hire of Ken Doyle

The position was created to enhance the winery's presence in the New York metropolitan area. Doyle most recently served as a Manhattan sales representative for Martin Scott Wines where he was responsible for on-premise accounts. More...

Marian Kopp Joins Niederberger Estates as Managing Director of Reichsrat von Buhl Germany

He holds a degree in business administration of Frankfurt/Main University. Previous positions were with the Racke Group, Germany, and The Donum Estate, USA. More...

Halter Ranch Vineyard Names Macey Bires Regional Sales Manager

Bires will manage sales and marketing in a multi-state territory, including Texas, Arizona and Alabama, with California to be added in 2014. Prior to joining Halter Ranch, Bires spent eight years with Hope Family Wines. More...

Marla Nease Gilbert New Marketing Manager, U.S. at Mt. Beautiful Wines

She will be focused on supporting and implementing an innovative marketing program. Nease Gilbert began at Mt. Beautiful Wines in February as the marketing manager, U.S. More...

Mt. Beautiful Wines Introduces New Global Sales Manager

Chuck Spelman will be supporting and helping the growing multi-national sales teams. Spelman brings over 25 years of experience and wine-industry knowledge to Mt. Beautiful Wines. More...

Subscribe to Daily news Email

FREE Wine Business Daily News delivers the industry's top stories emailed to you from our editorial team.

most popular daily news links

latest used barrels

- used barrels  •  Jan 23, 2015 at 12:38PM PST
- used barrels  •  Jan 21, 2015 at 8:40PM PST
- used barrels  •  Jan 20, 2015 at 9:37AM PST
- used barrels  •  Jan 20, 2015 at 9:29AM PST
- used barrels  •  Jan 15, 2015 at 11:07AM PST

latest real estate

- real estate  •  Jan 26, 2015 at 2:41PM PST
- real estate  •  Jan 26, 2015 at 8:41AM PST
- real estate  •  Jan 22, 2015 at 5:35AM PST
- real estate  •  Jan 21, 2015 at 12:29PM PST
- real estate  •  Jan 19, 2015 at 8:44AM PST

latest used equipment

- used equipment  •  Jan 27, 2015 at 9:13PM PST
- used equipment  •  Jan 27, 2015 at 7:08PM PST
- used equipment  •  Jan 27, 2015 at 7:08PM PST
- used equipment  •  Jan 27, 2015 at 1:28PM PST

latest services & supplies

- services & supplies  •  Jan 27, 2015 at 9:52AM PST
- services & supplies  •  Jan 24, 2015 at 11:57AM PST
- services & supplies  •  Jan 22, 2015 at 8:24AM PST
- services & supplies  •  Jan 21, 2015 at 2:13PM PST
- services & supplies  •  Jan 20, 2015 at 11:54AM PST

industry events

Search Events:

Copyright© 1994-2015 by Wine Communications Group. All Rights Reserved. Copyright protection extends to all written material, graphics, backgrounds and layouts. None of this material may be reproduced for any reason without written permission of the Publisher. Wine Business Insider, Wine Business Monthly, Grower & Cellar News and Wine Market News are all trademarks of Wine Communications Group and will be protected to the fullest extent of the law.