Winesellers, Ltd. Creates Regional Chain Division with Hiring of Erin Ostrem
Winesellers, Ltd., a family-owned and globally recognized importer and marketer of fine wines, is pleased to welcome Erin Ostrem as the new Chain Sales Manager - West region. Ostrem will be focusing on national and regional chain retail and on-premise accounts based in the Western US. This marks the first hire of a new regional chain division the company will begin expanding.
Ostrem joins the Winesellers team after more than seven years with wine and spirits distributor A&B Imports in Seattle. She managed distributor relationships with key chain accounts, focused on new business development, drove off-premise chain growth and increased ecommerce revenue. Erin is a graduate of the University of Maryland, College Park with a Bachelor of Science degree.
“We are excited to have such a seasoned professional in this position as we embark on the next phase of our growth as a company,” noted Jordan Sager, Vice President of Winesellers, Ltd. “Her strong relationships and understanding of chain dynamics is critical as we work to expand our coverage into more chain accounts along the west coast.”
Bringing a renewed sense of energy for the chain business with her passion for fine wine and expertise in sales and strategic partnerships, Ostrem looks forward to this new opportunity with the growing company.
ABOUT WINESELLERS, LTD.
Founded in 1978 by Yale Sager, Winesellers, Ltd. is a second generation, family-owned and globally recognized importer and marketer of fine wines to the U.S. market. The company’s portfolio represents the finest quality of wines in their respective price category and has widespread distribution in all 50 U.S. states. The Winesellers, Ltd. portfolio includes producers and brands from Argentina, France, Spain, Portugal, Germany, Italy, New Zealand and other countries worldwide.