CDFA Market Enforcement Branch Acts Against 11 Vintners, Including 2 Criminal Cases

October 21, 2011

The Market Enforcement Branch of the California Department of Food & Agriculture has acted againstĀ  11 vintners for licensing violations and grower payment improprieties. TWO NEW WINERIES PLACED ON PROBATION Vino Tabi Inc 334 Ingalls Street #C Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Vino Tabi Inc, in lieu of an Administrative Hearing, stipulated that its license be […]

Premier Pacific Vineyards Workers In Limbo Following CalPERS Termination

October 11, 2011

The CalPERS (California Public Employees Retirement System) decision to fire Premier Pacific Vineyards (PPV) as the manager of its poorly performing vineyard real estate portfolio has left PPV’s 130+ employees — from tractor drivers to executives — energetically networking, knocking on doors and handing out resumes — all of them fearing their jobs will be […]