Opus One Winery CEO, Chris Lynch, and Vice President of National Sales, Scott Gould, announce the appointments of Laura Trisnadi as Southwest States Division Manager, and Frank Markovich as Southeast States Division Manager. Ms. Trisnadi will be responsible for the Southwest territory, while Mr. Markovich will be responsible for the Southeast territory. Ms. Trisnadi and Mr. Markovich will work directly with Opus One’s distribution trade partners by supporting accounts and overseeing all allocations.
Ms. Trisnadi comes to Opus One after five years with Jackson Family Wines, where she was responsible for California, Arizona, and Oregon. Prior to Jackson Family, Laura was a Key Account Manager for Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits. Ms. Trisnadi’s expertise and background brings forth a great combination as she has been on both the supplier and distributor sides of the business. Says Ms. Trisnadi: “It is with absolute delight that I am embarking on the next chapter of my career, with the iconic and timeless winery that is Opus One. The team is truly dynamic and innovative, while maintaining absolute quality in every sense. I intend to be a steward of the winery to further the legacy of the founders, and I am filled with gratitude for this opportunity.”
Mr. Markovich joins Opus One after three years as the Southeast Division Manager for Frank Family Vineyards. Prior to Frank Family, Frank was the Southeast Regional Sales Manager for V2 Wine Group and Grgich Hills Estate, dating back to October of 2009. Mr. Markovich’s experience and skill set will be a great asset to the Opus One team. Says Mr. Markovich: “I am absolutely thrilled to join Opus One Winery. Becoming a part of an amazing team that focuses on preserving the legacy and traditions of its founders, while also looking toward the future, is very exciting. I am humbled to join this iconic winery, and I view this opportunity as a culmination of a career-long journey.”
Created in 1978 by the legendary Baron Philippe de Rothschild and Robert Mondavi, the iconic champion of Napa Valley in California, Opus One remains committed to realizing our founders’ dream – bringing to life one unique wine that expresses time and place, which embodies the personality and character of our founders. Opus One produces a Bordeaux style blend based on Cabernet Sauvignon grown in our estate vineyards in Oakville, California. Currently distributed in all 50 states and in 90 countries around the world, Opus One is now a joint-venture between Baron Philippe de Rothschild S.A. and Constellation Brands.