Winebusiness.com - Homepage for the Wine Industry

Luna Vineyards Promotes David Lawrence to President and CEO


Date: 08/02/12

Luna Vineyards, an award-winning Napa Valley winery creating artisan wines, today announced the expansion of its executive team. David Lawrence, who has been with Luna Vineyards as CFO for the previous nine years, was promoted to President and CEO, Luna Vineyards, Inc. and elected to the company’s board of directors.

“Lawrence is the perfect candidate to lead our experienced team and our internationally recognized, high profile brands,” says Mike Moone, Luna Vineyards, Inc. Chairman and 40+ year wine entrepreneur. “With David’s many years of experience in all facets of the business, I am confident the winery is in good hands.”

“I am passionate about our core brands; acclaimed wines with complexity, depth and character as well as our upcoming new products,” stated Lawrence, President and CEO, Luna Vineyards, Inc. Previously, Lawrence served as the winery’s chief financial officer since 2003 and in executive roles in the wine industry for two decades, including serving as a board member of the Wine Service Co-Operative.

About Luna Vineyards

Founded in 1995, Luna Vineyards is constantly exploring and crafting wines that are unique and represent the best in their class. Luna Vineyards is located at 2921 Silverado Trail Road, Napa, CA. The results speak for themselves: Luna’s wines consistently receive high ratings by top wine critics, including the Wine Spectator, Robert Parker Jr., and Stephen Tanzer. Luna’s family of brands include: Luna Vineyards, Arnold Palmer and Lunatic wines. For more information on this award winning lineup, visit us at www.lunavineyards.com.
 

Job Function: President/Owner/GM

submit people news

Submit your press release and photo to people@winebusiness.com

wines & vines directory

Search wineries, growers, distributors, and industry suppliers in North America

latest used barrels

- used barrels  •  yesterday at 1:52PM PDT
- used barrels  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 9:16AM PDT
- used barrels  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 8:09AM PDT
- used barrels  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 6:48AM PDT

latest real estate

- real estate  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 1:20PM PDT
- real estate  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 11:48AM PDT
- real estate  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 8:18AM PDT
- real estate  •  Sep 26, 2014 at 1:59PM PDT
- real estate  •  Sep 21, 2014 at 5:00PM PDT

latest used equipment

- used equipment  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 9:49AM PDT
- used equipment  •  Sep 29, 2014 at 9:49AM PDT
- used equipment  •  Sep 28, 2014 at 4:26PM PDT
- used equipment  •  Sep 25, 2014 at 4:26AM PDT
- used equipment  •  Sep 25, 2014 at 4:26AM PDT

latest services & supplies

- services & supplies  •  yesterday at 2:51PM PDT
- services & supplies  •  Sep 25, 2014 at 5:56PM PDT
- services & supplies  •  Sep 25, 2014 at 9:21AM PDT
- services & supplies  •  Sep 22, 2014 at 11:29AM PDT
- services & supplies  •  Sep 19, 2014 at 4:11PM PDT

industry events

Oct 4
CA
Oct 5
CA
Search Events:

Copyright© 1994-2014 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.