Wine industry veteran steps in to lead nonprofit event.
SEATTLE (PRWEB) MARCH 22, 2019
The Auction of Washington Wines (AWW) named industry veteran Jamie Peha its interim Executive Director, effective immediately.
Peha has already played a key role as part of the AWW team. As Director of the event’s Private Barrel Auction, she grew the program from eight wine lots in 2015 netting $48,000 to 31 lots and a record-breaking $251,000 in 2018. Peha’s career highlights include building Taste Washington into a nationally recognized event, growing the Seattle Wine and Food Experience into a two-day financially viable event and serving as interim director for both Woodinville Wine Country and the Walla Walla Valley Wine Alliance.