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Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars – Lila Schott

July 25, 2019
  What do you do at Lieb Cellars? You can find me making all of our yummy cheeseboards! How did you come to work in the wine industry? I heard a position opened up and I jumped at the opportunity to start learning about the wine industry. What’s your favorite...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars – Christie Staples

June 17, 2019
  What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I work in the tasting room pouring wine for our guests! How did you come to work in the wine industry? I’ve worked in hospitality for around 8 years but always in restaurants. My change in fields stemmed from the desire to...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars – Sarah Kravitz

June 5, 2018
What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I’m the tasting room captain at Bridge Lane! How did you come to work in the wine industry? I came to work in the wine industry after wanting a change from long bartending shifts and working late nights! What's your favorite part about...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars – Jared Goodale

May 4, 2018
What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I work in the warehouse making sure the wine gets to everyone, and small various upkeep tasks around Lieb. How did you come to work in the wine industry? I was tired of working retail and I needed a change of pace.  It...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Cory Browne

July 25, 2017
Name and Position: Cory Browne, Captain at the Bridge Lane Tasting Room What do you do at Lieb Cellars? You can find me giggling and pouring wine behind the bar at Bridge Lane Tasting Room in Mattituck. How did you come to work in the wine industry? A lot of my...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Alice Falcone

July 10, 2017
What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I'm the official cheese taster at Oregon Road. Wait, no, that isn't it. Oh! I work in the tasting room on weekends, and a couple days a week I get to run around taking pretty pictures for our social media and blog. How...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: John Orgass

January 13, 2017
Name and Position: John Orgass, Accounting Assistant What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I record and report financial transactions for summarization and I sneak in graphics when possible. How did you come to work in the wine industry? I knew a guy who knew a guy.  It's tough to...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Melanie McKay

December 17, 2016
Name and Position: Melanie McKay, Tasting Room Associate What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I work in the tasting room pouring wine for our guests on the weekends! How did you come to work in the wine industry? Through friends that also work in the industry and also because...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars – Jersey

October 28, 2016
Name and Position: Jersey, Winery Dog (represented by her owner, our GM, Ami Opisso) What do you do at Lieb Cellars? Jersey comes to work with me every Friday.  She poses for photos, greets guests, goes for walks in the vineyard, sleeps under my desk and accepts treats from all...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Derek Lustig

September 22, 2016
Name and Position: Derek Lustig, Tasting Room Associate What do you do at Lieb Cellars? Currently: crafting a Pandora station filled with break-beat, eclectic, urban Jazz. Norally: making guests smile. How did you come to work in the wine industry? I have to thank Soraya from Roanoke for the initial...
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Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Becca Rock

April 25, 2016
Name and Position: Becca Rock, NYC Brand Ambassador What do you do at Lieb Cellars? Mostly I bounce around NYC introducing everyone in my path to the awesomeness of Lieb and Bridge Lane! How did you come to work in the wine industry? I've worked in the food and beverage...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Robin Sidor

March 17, 2016
Name and Position: Robin Sidor, Tasting Room Associate What do you do at Lieb Cellars? Defining my role at Lieb Cellars using physical words is like trying to describe the beauty of a rose only by how it sounds.  Confusing, right? I think so.  I work part-time in the tasting...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Ami Opisso

February 10, 2016
Name and Position: Ami Opisso, General Manager 1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I oversee all aspects of Lieb’s business including production, wholesale, tasting rooms, wine club, and marketing.  I also taste and collaborate with Russell on new wines. 2. How did you come to work in the...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Mike Cook

November 13, 2015
  Name and position: Mike Cook, Director of Sales 1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I’m the Director of Sales, so I work with our wholesale partners in our different markets (NY, NJ, CT, PA, MA, RI) as well as selling our wines to local accounts in NY…I spend...
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Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Allissa Goodale

October 16, 2015
  Name and position: Allissa Goodale, Cellarhand 1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I spent a bit of time working in the tasting room on weekends, but now I work behind the scenes in our wine-making facility at Premium Wine Group! I'm a cellarhand and currently I am...
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Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Dana Kowalsick

September 22, 2015
  Name and position: Dana Kowalsick, Marketing & Wine Club Manager 1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I have two roles at Lieb. I work with our GM and Digital Marketing Manager on our yearly advertising plan and coordinate/work a bunch of really cool offsite wine and food...
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Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Julia King

August 25, 2015
Name and position: Julia King, Tasting Room Sommelier 1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I am the nerd. I am responsible for making sure everyone knows about obscure Turkish grapes like Öküzgözü and up-and-coming wine regions, like Tasmania and China. 2. How did you come to work in...
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Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Alicia Ekeler-Valle

July 24, 2015
  1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I am the tasting room director & devout food enthusiast. Also, as of recent, the office DJ. 2. How did you come to work in the wine industry? My interest in wine grew after culinary school when I was managing the...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Anthony Mattis

June 10, 2015
  Name and position: Anthony Mattis, Team Captain Oregon Road Tasting Room 1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? I obsess over all the little details that help keep the Oregon Road tasting room in tip top shape. You see how that one candle is slightly off center? ...No?...
Who's Who at Lieb Cellars

Who’s Who at Lieb Cellars: Melissa Cannady

May 12, 2015
  Name and position: Melissa Cannady, Operations Manager 1. What do you do at Lieb Cellars? Behind-the-scenes logistics for daily operations at Lieb.  In other words, "keep the peace"! 2. How did you come to work in the wine industry? When I moved to the NOFO in '97 I was still...