Lodi, CA (March 30, 2021) – Oak Ridge Winery, Lodi’s oldest operating winery, today announced the appointment of Jim Moisson as Vice President, Global Sales Manager.
Moisson has a proven track record of success spanning more than three decades, including key sales leadership roles for Paul Hobbs Winery, Copper Cane Wines & Provisions, and Constellation Brands. Jim’s strong background in managing major national chains, both on and off premise, will allow him to contribute significantly towards Oak Ridge Winery’s strategic growth plans.
“Jim has a great reputation as an expert in partnering with the major, national chains as well as a being a capable and well-respected leader of sales teams,” said Raquel Casity, General Manager & Partner.
Jim started his career in 1987 as a Field Sales Manager with E&J Gallo joining shortly after graduation from University of Missouri. Highlights of Jim’s career include the mental paycheck of building high performing sales teams and establishing relationships throughout the trade to identify and deliver opportunities.
“The Maggio family has been farming in Lodi for generations and producing wines sold around the world; I am humbled to join a family so rich in heritage. It’s incredible to witness this fourth-generation family exhibit not only passion but vision to invest in the winery,” said Jim Moisson, Vice President, Global Sales Manager. “This dedication will sustain the legacy of the family-owned winery and the Lodi AVA. My goal, alongside our leadership team, is to leverage my experience, industry relationships, and energy to create a sales organization of the same prestige this company’s farming and production deserves.”
About Oak Ridge Winery
Oak Ridge Winery is a fifth generation, family-owned and operated winery owned by the Maggio family. Growing grapes since the 1920s, the family is a true steward of Lodi. Oak Ridge Winery was built in 1934, making it the oldest operating winery in Lodi, CA. The Maggios purchased and renamed the cooperative in 2002 and today produce their own suite of brands including Lodi Estates, Maggio Family Vineyards, Old Soul, OZV, Moss Roxx and 3 Girls. Winery production also includes private and custom label brands, and custom crush. Oak Ridge Winery is proud of its heritage and passionate about creating wonderful wines. For more information, visit www.oakridgewinery.com, or Oak Ridge Winery’s Facebook and Instagram pages @oakridgewinery.