Jackson Family Wines has promoted Eric Johannsen to Associate Winemaker for La Crema winery. Johannsen joined the team in 2004 as Enologist and has been a valued member of the team ever since. During his career at La Crema Eric has been responsible for overseeing harvest in the Carneros and Sonoma Coast regions. In his new role Eric will take on additional responsibilities and will continue to play an integral role on the team.
In a move designed to provide a seamless transition and enhance overall wine quality, Jackson Family Wines announces a sequence of winemaking promotions at La Crema winery. With this series of advancements Winemaker Melissa Stackhouse assumes a role as Pinot Noir Winemaster for Jackson Family Wines and Associate Winemaker Elizabeth Grant-Douglas is advanced to Winemaker.