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Pat Hiley Named Stoller Wine Group Vice President of National Sales

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The move supports record-setting growth for the family-owned company 

August 5, 2021, Dayton, OR The Stoller Wine Group announced today that Pat Hiley  has been appointed vice president of national sales. With more than 25 years of wine  industry experience, Pat’s career has ranged from fine dining to buying at high-end  grocery and a large wine supplier covering the Southeast to senior management at a  distributor.  

Hiley joined the Stoller Wine Group in December 2018 to learn the producer side of  the business, managing the southeast region. “When the opportunity to join a family  of quality-driven wineries arose almost three years ago, I jumped at the chance to  work for the Stoller Wine Group,” said Hiley. “I am beyond excited to take the reigns  as Vice President of National Sales.” Hiley holds Certified Wine Specialist  accreditation from the Society of Wine Educators and Certified Sommelier  credentials from the Guild of Master Sommeliers. 

“Pat’s proven experience, outstanding character, and deep knowledge of our brands  made him the perfect man to lead the team,” said Gary Mortensen, president of the  Stoller Wine Group. 

The Stoller Wine Group family of brands is a leader in the Oregon wine category. The  Stoller Family Estate brand is the fastest-growing top 15 Oregon winery across the  U.S., outpacing the category 7.5 times faster in dollar sales and ten times faster in  total volume sold, according to IRI – Total U.S. Food for the 52-weeks ending July 11,  2021. 

About Stoller Wine Group 

Stoller Wine Group is a family of wine brands from Oregon wine pioneer, Bill Stoller.  Its brands and products are based on various price points and distribution models.  They include Stoller Family Estate, Chehalem Winery, History, Canned Oregon, and  Chemistry. Fun, fast-paced, and progressive, the Stoller Wine Group is always  seeking to improve its brands, and company, with a lens towards sustainability. For  more information, visit www.stollerwinegroup.com  

About Stoller Family Estate 

Stoller Family Estate is one of the most highly regarded vineyards and wineries in  Oregon. Pioneering Oregonian and Founder Bill Stoller purchased his family’s  second-generation farm in 1993 with the vision of cultivating an enduring legacy for  the land and Oregon wine industry. Over the last 25 years, he has patiently  transformed the 400-acre property into the largest contiguous vineyard in the  Dundee Hills. Stoller Family Estate features the world’s first LEED® Gold certified  winery, three guest homes and a state of the art tasting room with panoramic 

vineyard views. Stoller Family Estate has been named Best Tasting Room in the  Nation by USA Today 10Best Readers’ Choice Poll in 2018, and Oregon’s Most  Admired Winery by the Portland Business Journal for four consecutive years. For  more information, visit www.stollerfamilyestate.com 

About Chehalem Winery  

The story of Chehalem is rooted in a deep and abiding reverence for the land. From  the vineyards we nurture and harvest to the wine we blend and age – we handle  every step with unwavering respect for sustainable practices. We consider ourselves  a vineyard winery. We aim to reflect what the vineyard has produced, purely, with  minimal processing and without compromising great fruit. A staple of the Downtown  Newberg wine scene, our Tasting Room is open seven days a week. Old school  winemaking, Oregon style! For more information, visit www.chehalemwines.com   

About Chemistry  

Chemistry is the first collaborative project between Stoller Family Estate and  Chehalem Winery. Identifying the opportunity to craft wines that reflect the purity  and depth of their Willamette Valley origins, Chemistry allowed our winemaking  teams to bond over working with diverse vineyards sites across the region. Balanced,  approachable and elegant, our goal is to make the winemaking imprint as minimal as  possible in order to reflect the purity of fruit for which Willamette Valley is known.  For more information, visit www.chemistrywine.com 

About Canned Oregon  

Canned wines are catching fire because the next generation of wine drinkers care  about portability as much as they do about quality and value. Canned Oregon is a  new brand that was born from the idea that wine should complement every lifestyle  you lead. Whether exploring the mountain, relaxing at the beach, or in the city with  friends, Canned Oregon evokes a sense of place, adventure and the endless ways you can experience the Oregon life…wherever you may be. For more information, visit  www.cannedoregon.com

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