Julia Jackson, proprietor of Jackson Family Wines is a native of San Francisco, California. Julia was exposed to the wine making business at a young age when her father would have her, along with her siblings, pick and sort grapes. Many times the temperatures would exceed 100 degrees while Julia and her siblings worked, all while their father explained to them the importance of hard work. These lessons Julia would never forget and learn more about Julia Jackson.
Julia Jackson attended Scripps college where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in studio art. Julia continued her education and received a certificate in general management from the Stanford Graduate School Of Business and her Pinterest.
Jackson family wines now has wineries in both North and South America, Italy, France, South Africa, and Australia. A popular wine in their collection is the Arcanun brand. Julia works with the marketing department at Jackson Family Wines and is heavily involved with the international sales team. It is her goal to make her family’s wine available to a new generation of wine drinkers throughout the world.
In addition to the work she does with Jackson Family Wines, Julia started Cambria Seeds of Empowerment. Cambria Seeds of Empowerment is a non profit that celebrates the spirit of warrior women. These are women who have overcome hardships in life and are now inspiring others. Cambria Seeds of Empowerment awards $100,000 annually. This money is given in cash grants and is distributed through nonprofit organizations that emphasize the concepts of equality, community, and spirit.