Julia Jackson was born in San Francisco in 1988. Ever since she was a little girl, she remembers her father making her and her siblings pick and sort the grapes that would be used in the family’s quality wines. The family did the work in extremely hot weather, while Jackson’s father explained the value of hard work. Julia says that her father wanted to make sure that his family appreciated their success and never forgot to put in the time and effort it took to achieve professional goals.
Julia also remembers always being interested in wine. Even as a young girl, she enjoy being surrounded with wine and learning about the winemaking process. During the summer and after school, shse worked at many of the Jackson family wineries, and formed a lifelong friendship with the French-speaking daughter of one of the vineyard employees. This friendship motivated Julia to learn more about French culture, and she ended up spending a summer in Bordeaux, where she was able to immerse herself in the process of French winemaking. She also became fluent in French and took a position teaching sixth-graders French while she was in college. Visit sfluxe.net to know more about Julia.
Julia now works with the Jackson Family Wines international sales team. She helps to introduce the flavors and notes of wine varieties to a young generation of potential wine enthusiasts, and is happy to continue the family tradition of presenting a top-notch product to consumers.