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.