Newly Created Position Increases Focus on Repositioned Winery
June 22, 2015, Plymouth, CA – Amador County’s Renwood Winery is pleased to announce the appointment of Heather Price as the new Executive Vice President of Sales and Marketing. In this newly created role, Ms. Price will oversee all aspects of the winery’s national sales efforts, marketing programs, and consumer direct initiatives including the Tasting Room and Wine Clubs.
Price brings a wealth of knowledge and more than 20 years of wine industry experience to the position. She has held senior-level marketing and sales roles at Milbrandt Vineyards, Ryan Patrick Vineyards, The San Francisco Wine Exchange, and Vintage Consulting. In her most recent position with Milbrandt Family Wines of Washington, she was instrumental in building their national presence and distribution network.
“This is an ideal time to be joining the team at Renwood” says Price. “The winery has undergone major improvements in the last few years and we are about to introduce Joe Shebl’s first vintage (from harvest to bottle) in the market with our 2013 releases. The pieces are in place and I am looking forward to helping build the Renwood brand and taking these fabulous wines to the world’s stage.”
“We are so pleased to welcome Heather to the company” states Carlos Pulenta, President of Renwood Winery. “Her extensive knowledge of sales, marketing, and consumer interface are the exact combination we need to help guide the Renwood business. Her talents are perfect for this critical juncture in Renwood’s growth as we continue to develop markets and release new wines.”
Situated in picturesque Amador County, Renwood Winery is surrounded by the rolling hills and rushing streams of Northern California’s gold country. Renwood was established in 1993 and is one of the most respected wine producers in the Sierra Foothills with a focus on world-class Zinfandel. The Tasting Room is open seven days a week from 11am to 6pm. For more information visit renwood.com