Julia Jackson: A Woman Empowered through Wine

Julia JacksonJulia Jackson is the proprietor of Jackson Family Wines but she is much more than that. She has always had a passion for wines and the business side of winemaking as well. She graduated with a bachelors from Scripps College, then she got her General Management certificate from the Stanford Graduate College of Business. After college she worked a harvest in Bordeaux, France which she says increased her appreciation for winemaking. At Jackson Family Wines she works to increase marketing so that Sonoma County gets the recognition it deserves for it’s wines. The releases of La Joie, La Muse, and Le DeSir which are all apart of the Verite Brand help to increase the counties reputation with it’s great scores from critics.Julia Jackson

Along with being business savvy and the success of Jackson Family Wines, Julia Jackson has switched her focus to being the spokeswomen for the non profit organization, Cambria Estates Winery. Its a female owned organization founded by her mother in 1987 that seeks to empower women. They also help financially support other organizations with the same ideals of women development and empowerment. They work on a local and international level to train and encourage women who are changing and making an impact on their communities. Through running the business and the nonprofit organization she is continuing on the legacies of her parents.

Malini Saba Philanthropy

Malini Saba is one of the top investors and philanthropists in the globe with South Asian origin. She is known for several achievements in her career, and his has made her become a role model for many women. Malini Saba is currently the chairman of a famous foundation known as Saban. The organization has several investment interests in different industries such as technology, real estate, oil and gas among others. These investments are based in the United States, India, China and Australia.

 

Apart from being a very successful in individual in business, Malini Saba is respected for being an impassioned philanthropist. She is the founder of a charitable organization known as Stree: Global Investments in Women. The non-profit making organization was founded in the year 2001, and it focuses on changing the lives of low-income and at risk children and women in the world. The institution achieves this objective by changing the way these important people see themselves in the society.

 

Stree has been very successful in its activities, and it has also received a lot of support from important people in the world. The former president of the United States, Bill Clinton, Jordan Queen Noor and other important individuals in the world have given huge donations to the foundation to ensure that women and children live a better life. These funds enable the disadvantaged women and children to access important facilities such as legal empowerment and healthcare. The organization also offers a forum for the grassroots movements to connect easily with the public policies in Central America, Africa, Eastern Europe and India.

 

Malini Saba is also a supporter of other charitable causes in the society. In the year 2005, the successful businessman decided to donate one million dollars to a Heart Research Center at El Camino Hospital. A year before giving the money, Malini Sana had toured the areas affected by the Tsunami in Sri Lanka and India. During the tour, she promised to give ten million dollars to the affected individuals so that they could start their lives again.

 

Malini Saba began her successful career in the 1990s as a venture capitalist in Silicon Valley. She had some experienced in technology companies, and this played a great role in her success. Malini has, however, had her share of challenges in life.