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Saintsbury Hires Erin Kennedy as California Sales Manager

Posted on June 02, 2011

Saintsbury is pleased to announce the appointment of Erin Kennedy as California Sales Manager.

In her new role, Erin will work closely with The Henry Wine Group, Saintsbury's wholesale partner for over twenty years, to manage trade relationships and distributor sales in California.

"Saintsbury is very pleased to have Erin join our family. Erin has impressive experience working with some of the finest wholesalers and developing luxury portfolios in the California market. We are confident her passion for wine and her market experience in both Northern and Southern California will help Saintsbury and the Henry Wine Group continue to grow our business in California" said Richard Ward, Managing Partner at Saintsbury.

Prior to Saintsbury, Erin was the Northern California Portfolio Manager for Moet Hennessy USA at Pacific Wine and Spirits. Her earlier experience includes serving as a broad market sales representative for Wine Warehouse in Southern California, as well as several years in the hospitality industry. Erin earned a Master’s degree from University of California, Santa Barbara and her Bachelor’s degree from University of California, Davis. She is a native of Northern California.

Saintsbury, established in 1981 by David Graves and Richard Ward, is the leading producer of fine Pinot Noir and Chardonnay from Carneros, in the Napa Valley.

Region: California, USA
Job Function: Sales/Marketing

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