Liza Gallia Joins Frank Family Vineyards as East Coast Regional Sales Manager
(April 25, 2016; Calistoga, Calif.)—Frank Family Vineyards is pleased to welcome Liza Gallia as the new east coast regional sales manager. Gallia will be based in New York and will oversee sales and distribution for New York, New Jersey, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Maine, Vermont, Rhone Island, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Delaware, District of Colombia, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and North Carolina.
Gallia brings more than two decades of wine industry sales experience to Frank Family Vineyards. Most recently, she was a regional manager for Vintage Point, a Sonoma-based independent wine distributor, where she oversaw sales and distribution in the Tri-State area. Gallia has also held positions with Stewart Cellars, Hollis, Slingshot Wines, J Vineyards & Winery, the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, and Lauber Imports.
"Liza is an exceptionally talented individual with a great deal of experience and knowledge of the wine and sales industries. She has great perspective in the marketplace and is excellently suited for our distributor partnerships and customers. We think she will be a great fit for Frank Family Vineyards as we continue to grow on the east coast," says General Manager and Winemaker, Todd Graff.
About Frank Family Vineyards
Frank Family Vineyards was founded in 1992 by former Disney Studios president, Rich Frank. First constructed in 1884, the historic stone building on property is the third oldest in Napa and appears on the National Register of Historical Places. Today, Frank Family owns over 380 acres of vineyards in the Napa Valley. Frank Family's reputation for having the friendliest hospitality in Napa Valley has fans flocking to the tasting room on Larkmead Lane, making it one of the most popular tasting rooms in wine country. In 2015, Frank Family received Napa Green certifications for both land and winery. Frank Family produces a limited number of reserve wines and sparkling wines which are only available at the winery and on select restaurant wine lists. Frank Family's Napa Valley Chardonnay ($35), Pinot Noir ($35), Petite Sirah ($35), Zinfandel ($37) and Cabernet Sauvignon ($50) are distributed nationally