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Ray Hanson

INTRIGUING JACK OF MANY TRADES Ray Hanson doesn’t retire well. The firefighter tried in 2009, but he soon was busy again. Fortunately, he had 650 Cabernet Sau...
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Scott Goldie

Intriguing Investor in the Community Scott Goldie, the president of the Napa Valley Wine Train, has so much happening at work that it’s a challenge to learn mo...
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Bettina Rouas of Angele

Intriguing Restauranteur Being born into her family, Bettina Rouas was almost predestined to own a restaurant like Angèle. She was born and raised in San Franc...
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Paul Lange

Intriguing Storyteller Napa Valley is filled with performers, broadcasters, showmen, hucksters, and barkers. Some have even mastered the fine art of storytelli...
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Kerrin Laz

Intriguing Wine Aficionado When Kerrin Laz joined Dean & DeLuca in 2003 as wine buyer for the Washington DC store, she had little experience in the field o...
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Marcus Marquez

Intriguing Change Agent Marcus fell in love with the food and wine scene of Napa Valley in the late 1990s when working at The Kitchen in Sacramento. As the man...
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T Beller

Intriguing Virtuoso of Wine Country Experiences T left the South to go to college, but the South has never left her. Her graceful hospitality (and pithy Southe...
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Kevin Reid

Intriguing Community Health Activist  “We want the cure for Multiple Sclerosis to come out of Napa Valley,” stated Kevin Reid, on 99.3 the Vine, promoting...