Julia Jackson: Taking Her Family Business to the Next Level

Julia Jackson is the spokesperson for Jackson Family Wines. She is the youngest daughter of Jess Jackson, founder of Jackson Family Wines. Julia works alongside her mother (Barbara Banke) and her siblings, continuing the tradition of making superb natural wines that her father started in 1982.

 

Education

Julia Jackson earned a B.A. in Studio Art from Scripps College and a Certificate in General Management from the Stanford Summer Institute of General Management.

Charitable Work

In 2014, Julie founded Cambria Seeds of Empowerment, a non-profit aimed at helping the community. Under the program, Julia and her mother donate $100,000 every year to make sure that more women take part in businesses. Family Wines also donates to more than forty nonprofit organizations including United Way, Red Cross and County Justice Center among others.

Jackson Family Wines

Jackson Family Wines was established in 1982 by Jess Jackson and his wife, Barbara Banke. The winemaking company is based in Santa Rosa, California and has more than 30 wineries in North America, Italy, Chile, France and South Africa.

It is one of the largest winemakers in the United States and produces the best-selling chardonnay – Vintner’s Reserve. Another flagship wine from the company is its trophy Grand Reserve label. The winemaker produces dozens of fermented products including Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Zinfandel, Merlot and Pinot Noir.

The Jackson Family Wine business is committed to using responsible winegrowing practices in the production of high-quality wines. In 2016, the company received the California Green Medal Leader Award. The accolade is a prestigious honor in the California wine community, awarded for sustainable leadership in balancing environmentally sound practices, economic viability and social equity.

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UKV PLC Wines Add Romance And Excitement To Wine Drinkers’ Lives

What night would be complete without a gorgeous Bordeaux on the table as you have a romantic date with your sweetie?

UK-based UKV PLC is a wine company that provides the best quality wines for those who need to add something sparkling and special to their lives. They are a small team of wine consultants that help guide clients through the kinds of wine to acquire through their site. They are an independent wine company that is not limited to a single supply chain; what they offer and could procure for their clients is an assortment of fine wines, from deep reds to champagne, for any occasion.

UKV sells Bordeaux, Burgundy, Italian and Spanish wines and champagne. They also carry investment wines to add to your cellar. There are many benefits to getting your wine through UKV; one, they are dedicated to you and are a small company that spends a lot of time with their individual clients. Two, UKV PLC have a wealth of knowledge to give you, the wine drinker, and can help you develop a fine collection of wines for special occasions or just for a night off.

It’s easy to gather through their media presence that they take special care with who they work with. They give up-to-date information on the current wine market, good times to buy investment wines and communicate the health benefits of wines. If you want to know the best wines for Spring and Summer drinking, look no further than UKV’s page on Facebook and you will find the best advice available.

This company is not for the lighthearted. Those with a serious love of wine and wine culture need only apply. With UKV at your side, your wine buying experience will be magical and educational.