Somerston Estate Hires Judd Wallenbrock as CEO

Napa Valley's Somerston Estate hired Judd Wallenbrock as CEO.

Over four decades, he has held influential roles, including global vice president of marketing at Robert Mondavi, president of Michel-Schlumberger, and president/CEO of C. Mondavi & Family. He also founded Humanitas Wines in 2001 as a social enterprise supporting charitable causes.

Co-founding partner Craig Becker will continue as director of viticulture and winemaking. "We are thrilled to welcome Judd Wallenbrock to our team," says Becker. "His extensive experience, visionary leadership, and deep understanding of the wine industry will elevate Somerston and Priest Ranch to new heights."

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