Winemaking is one of those sophisticated activities that requires a specific taste. The average “Joe blow” wouldn’t have a clue on how to successful make wine because it’s more than just picking and storing grapes. Family Wine Collection has grown into a premier brand. Founded by Jess Jackson in 1982, this small family business would grow into a well-established company in the years to come. Julia Jackson, the youngest daughter of Jess Jackson, would spend a lot of her time as a child picking grapes. This would sometimes be in 100-degree temperatures. This action would instill an appreciation for hard work and character within all of the children.
Julia Jackson, the youngest sibling, actually followed more in her mom’s footsteps. As of today, she is a spokesperson for Cambria Estates. Julia would attend college at Scripps College and at Stanford University. A couple of academic degrees later, she would find herself in Bordeaux, France. This is where Julia developed a strong passion for the wine industry. While living here with a close friend, she would gain all of the necessary insight on how to run a successful vinification business. Julia took this knowledge and ran with it in a sense. Being a representative of the family business, she does a lot of travelling to foreign locations. Family Wine Collection just so happen to own wineries across the globe and what Julia Jackson knows.
This is a male dominated industry, but Julia Jackson is changing the status quo. Her nonprofit organization, Cambria Seeds of Empowerment, is a winner. This organization is strictly about “girl power,” and it donates up to $100,000 on an annual basis to other organizations. Champ de Reves is one of the company’s premier brands. This Pinot Noir is aromatically-charged thanks to its high elevation growing conditions. This is only one of many fine wines from Family Wine Collection and with Julia Jackson at the forefront, this company will certainly produce many more in the years to come and her blog About.me.
Flavio Maluf highlighted the importance of doing a market research and learning the business trends of 2017 to anyone wishing to start their entrepreneurship journey. The Eucatex executive and businessman gave a list of the best sectors to look into in the New Year. Here are some of the highlights from the list that was originally composed by the American Magazine Inc.
Currently, technology is being used in businesses a lot and there is an application for practically everything. Flavio Maluf points out that investing in the sector of creating platforms and tools will offer great results. This is especially so if the applications will make the disclosure and administration of business simpler.
Another great way to gaccording to Maluf is investing in things that the young people are interested in. According to the publication; the Millenials are the consumers that a business cannot afford to assume today as they present a potential market. Flavio advises that it is important for an entrepreneur to understand them and their needs in order to please them.
Health and Nutrition
According to the list, the current generation of consumers is the most concerned about their beauty, health, body and measures in general. In this regard, Flavio sees potential in the sector of creating fitness tools to be used on smartphones. Technology will allow the creation of a number of applications that will be used for measuring calories, guide on good sporting and eating habits as well as keeping nutritional records.
A lot of importance is attached to sustainable actions and products that are developed with the intent of conserving the environment and preserving the natural resources. Flavio Maluf reports that products geared towards strengthening sustainability have a brighter future ahead. He views this as a great sector for anyone considering joining the business world.
About Flavio Maluf
Flavio Maluf is the current president of Eucatex, the environmentally friendly company that utilizes unique materials in manufacturing products like tiles. He is extremely skilled in running the business due to his impressive educational background. He is a graduate of the prestigious FAAP University based in Sao Paulo. His education gave him an excellent foundation in the business world. He is also a great resource for budding entrepreneurs through his blog. https://br.linkedin.com/in/flavio-maluf-172147b3