Scheid Family Wines Announces New Additions to Sales Team
SALINAS, Calif., September 8, 2016 – Scheid Family Wines (“SFW”) announced today the addition of two new sales team members, Paul Lonis and David Parker.
Paul Lonis joins SFW as Multi-State Manager for Illinois, Wisconsin, Iowa and Minnesota. Before joining SFW, Paul was with Stoller Wholesale as a Brand and District Manager since 2013. Prior to Stoller, Paul was with Wirtz Beverage Illinois as a Key Account Manager.
David Parker joins SFW as the Multi-State Manager for Florida, Georgia and South Carolina. Prior to joining SFW, David was with Southern Wine and Spirits in Tampa, Florida for 9 years and held the position of Area Sales Manager for the past 5 years.
“Paul and David bring solid experience to the SFW sales team and will be instrumental in Scheid Family Wines’ goal of building our presence in key states. Our company continues its strong brand growth and Paul and David bring deep knowledge and a great enthusiasm that enhances our experienced sales team,” says senior vice president Heidi Scheid.
About Scheid Family Wines
Scheid Family Wines has farmed wine grapes in Monterey County, California since 1972. With 4,000 acres of sustainably-certified vineyards located along a 70-mile spread of the Salinas Valley and a large scale, state-of-the-art winery, Scheid Family Wines is fully-integrated to bring high quality estate grown wines to the marketplace. The Scheid Family Wines nationally-distributed portfolio includes Scheid Vineyards, District 7, Metz Road, VDR, Stokes’ Ghost, GIFFT, Ryder Estate and Ranch 32. In addition, Scheid Family Wines produces over 15 regionally distributed brands for specific clients or distributors.