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Cinnabar Winery President Suzanne Frontz to Retire


Date: 04/04/14

Cinnabar Vineyards and Winery announced the retirement of president and general manager Suzanne Frontz effective August 1, 2014.

Said Frontz, “In my 18 years with Cinnabar, I am honored to have enjoyed the confidence of its distinguished founder, Tom Mudd, and the trustees of his estate, including his widow, Deborah, his daughter, Karina, and his son, Jack.

“Over the years, I have treasured not only the friendship and support of my Cinnabar colleagues, but also my relationships with Cinnabar’s trade customers, and most important, its loyal consumers. Looking ahead, I am confident that Cinnabar will continue to fulfill the vision of its founder. I plan to stay active in the wine industry, most likely as a consultant.”

About Cinnabar Winery

Founded by research scientist Tom Mudd in 1981, Cinnabar is a small, family-owned winery with roots in the Santa Cruz Mountains. Winemaker George Troquato combines flavorful grapes from artisan growers with traditional winemaking methods to compose handcrafted wines that express a unique sense of place and reflect a commitment to excellence you can taste. The Cinnabar Tasting Room is located at 14612 Big Basin Way, Saratoga, CA 95070 (408-867-1012, www.cinnabarwinery.com).

Region: California, USA
Job Function: President/Owner/GM

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