John Anthony Family of Wines announced the appointment of wine industry veteran Liza Butler to the executive team as vice president product and creative.
Butler joins John Anthony from E. & J. Gallo Winery where she’s held multiple creative leadership positions since 2004. Most recently senior director of creative, Butler has worked extensively across Gallo’s portfolio.
Her new role on the John Anthony Family of Wines executive team will be leading product and brand development, expanding the portfolio which today includes John Anthony Vineyards, FARM Napa Valley and JaM Cellars.
“We are thrilled that Liza chose to join John Anthony in this role,” said Truchard.
“I’m honored that John and the team have placed this trust in me to help grow the business," said Butler.