Export & PR Director
Villa Maria Estate
Ian has been associated with the drinks industry since 1955, and on a full time basis since 1965. He was a National wine judge for about 15 years and worked part of the vintage at Penfolds Wines in the Barossa Valley and at the McGill winery in 1967.
In the 1970's Ian co-owned a wholesale wine and spirit business in Hawkes Bay and later that decade and into the 1980's re-established Mission Vineyards as a commercial operation.
Ian joined Villa Maria Estate around 30 years ago.