Wine Enthusiast interviewed Miguel Ortiz, Vineyard Manager of Ponzi Vineyards, about his role at the winery and how others can follow in his footsteps of becoming a vineyard manager. He offered advice stemming from his 25 years at Ponzi Vineyards, relating to team management, thoughtful farming, clear communication and team organization. Read the full story with his takeaways as well as advice from other industry vets HEREWine-Enthusiast-Vineyard-Manager-June-22-2020
Chehalem Mountain AVA, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Dick and Nancy Ponzi helped put Oregon on the map in the United States and the world. The mantle has been picked up by daughters Maria and Luisa Ponzi, who continue the family history of leadership and innovation in the region and, in the case of Pinot Noir, across the country.