585 Wine founders launch new company with acquisition

on 20/08/10 at 4:20 pm


Photo: Jeff Kan Lee/ PD

Two veteran Sonoma wine executives are launching a new venture seven months after they were forced out of the fast-growing wine company they founded.

Dan and Katy Leese, founders of 585 Wine Partners, announced the creation Thursday of a new wine production and marketing company, V2 Wine Group, in a partnership with Quivira Vineyards owner Pete Kight.

{Full story via The Press Democrat}