Growing A to Z Wineworks hires Laura Standley as Regional Manager
Newberg, Ore.—A to Z Wineworks announces today the expansion of its sales force. Ron Mertz, President of Sales notes, “As we continue to lead the charge for Oregon wine category growth, the addition of sales resources underscores our commitment to sustainable growth for our national business. We remain fully committed to provide our trade partners best-in-class service on behalf of the A to Z and REX HILL brands.”
A to Z Wineworks has recently created three new sales roles in support of our commercial execution, one of which is the position of Southeaster Regional Manager: Laura Standley has been named Regional Manager for the winery’s Southeastern Region.
Laura brings experience as an Area Manager for Republic National Distributing Company (RNDC), where she oversaw on-premise sales teams in the competitive Miami area. She is a Certified Specialist of Wine, Level One Sommelier, and has successfully completed the WSET Level II Course. A graduate of Temple University, Laura resides in South Florida and will partner with Ken Schuller, A to Z’s Vice President of Sales for the Southeast. Laura will focus on the key Florida market for the near-term.
About A to Z Wineworks
A to Z Wineworks consistently offers well-made wines which capture “The Essence of Oregon ™” by sourcing from vineyards across the state and carefully blending wines true to their variety. 100% Oregon sourced and based, A to Z sets the standard for cool climate, food-enhancing Pinot Noir, Pinot Gris and Chardonnay. In 2014, the family-owned A to Z Wineworks became a certified B Corporation and has been recognized as a ‘Best for the World’ company every year since.