Archive for the Tag 'Melissa Stackhouse'


J Vineyards 2.0

When you’re making the best, why would you bother to go after the rest? Varietal wines, that is… This is the time of shrinking shelf space. What once was, is no longer available. I learned in sales years ago that supermarket chains squeeze the daylights out of wineries, in order for wine to be on […]


An intimate, pre-release tasting at J with winemakers Melissa Stackhouse and Scott Anderson

This wine tasting, followed by lunch with their winemaking team, was arranged by my friend and PR pro extraordinaire George Rose. J’s got a great PR person working for them, but this isn’t an isolated case. Leadership at J Vineyards starts at the top with Judy Jordan. I recently wrote about Judy in a story […]