Jackson Family Wines have reached the apex of the winemaking industry. This once small family business has grown into a global powerhouse as it has wineries in Chile, South Africa, Italy, France, Australia and the U.S. Julia Jackson is one of the most well-respected individuals of Jackson Family Wines as she is representative, a proprietor and a salesman. Julia’s passion came from working in the many wineries of the company. This passion also comes from growing up around the business in which her parents owned. Jackson Family Wines was founded back in 1982 by Jess Jackson and Barbara Banke. Julia is the youngest daughter of the couple, and she had to put in a lot of hard work while growing up.Julia lived and worked in Bordeaux, France, for a while and this is where she obtained her fascination of vinification. She also had a close friend who was French.
After entrenching herself into the culture, Julia knew that this would be the perfect career choice. She has learned all of the ins and the outs of the business by shadowing winemaking enthusiasts. Before she ever got into winemaking, college was on the agenda. Julia has attended Stanford University as well as Scripps College. Professional modeling was her career of choice in the early days, but as of now, Julia is 100 percent focused on the task at hand. She even has her very own nonprofit organization that’s known as Cambria Seeds of Empowerment. This organization is all about “girl power,” and it consistently makes donations to other organizations on an annual basis.Jackson Family Wines produce top notch wine beverages that are high in quality. The family owns 583-acres of land in Oregon’s Willamette Valley, and it produces some of the best tasting Pinot Noir. All in all, Jackson Family Wines is the epitome of winemaking perfection.