Fog Crest Vineyard Appoints Nessia Flugger Director of Consumer Relations
Nessia Flugger joined Fog Crest Vineyard as director of consumer relations. She is responsible for all direct-to-consumer sales, wine club management and daily operations of the winery’s new tasting room.
Located just outside Sebastopol at 7606 Occidental Road, Fog Crest Vineyard is currently open Thursday through Monday, 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and by appointment. In June the tasting room will be open 7 days a week from 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Special events and directions can be found on the website: fogcrestvineyard.com.
Nessia brings extensive wine knowledge and management experience to her position, including on-premise and retail sales. She holds an Executive MBA in wine business from Sonoma State University.
James and Rosalind Manoogian established Fog Crest Vineyard to create small lots of the finest wines from their 30-acre property in Russian River Valley. Beginning in 1998, James developed the family’s vineyard on a ridge overlooking Laguna de Santa Rosa. Fog Crest Vineyard wines debuted in 2005. The Manoogians constructed their winery in 2008 and opened the tasting room in 2014.