Farm equipment specialist joins family-owned and operated business with 800 acres of
Russian River Valley Estate Vineyards
Santa Rosa, California – Family-owned estate winery Balletto Vineyards, located in Sonoma County’s Russian River Valley AVA, has hired Brian Morris as Ranch Operations and Shop Mechanic. Morris will play a pivotal role in ensuring the Balletto’s multi-generational farming business will continue cultivating high-quality wine grapes for its Balletto Vineyards wine brand and wineries that purchase the family’s prized Russian River Valley fruit.
“Brian has valuable farm equipment experience that will help Balletto Vineyards flourish,” said John Balletto, owner and founder of Balletto Vineyards. “We deeply value our employees. When a new employee joins Balletto Vineyards, we don’t just have a new team member, we have a new family member.”
Morris, a Northern California native, has an extensive background in farm equipment repair. He formerly owned his own vineyard equipment business.
About Balletto Vineyards
Balletto Vineyards is an estate winery in the famed Russian River Valley appellation of Sonoma County, California. Owned and operated by the Balletto family, Balletto Vineyards delivers honest and approachable estate wines meant to be enjoyed with family and friends. Owner John Balletto and his wife, Terri, started in the vegetable farming business, growing into the largest vegetable farm in Northern California. Seeing a bright future for wine grape growing in Russian River Valley, John and Terri transitioned to grape growing in 1995. In 2001, they created the first vintage of Balletto Vineyards estate wine from Russian River Valley. For more information, visit BallettoVineyards.com.