For Release 10/2/2002
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DENNIS COLLINS JOINS TREANA WINERY
Paso Robles, CA â€“ Seasoned wine industry veteran Dennis T. Collins assumed the new role of Operations Manager at Treana and Liberty School Winery effective today. Collins will be responsible for managing the day -to- day operations, grower relations, safety and compliance.
"Weâ€™re pleased to have Dennis on board," said Austin Hope, winemaker. "His expertise and extensive background will help take our winery to the next level." Collins has worked in various capacities in the wine business for more than 30 years, and also owns a family vineyard in Paso Robles. Most recently he was employed as a wine broker for Joseph Ciatti & Company.
Treana Winery was established in 1996 by the Hope Family. The winery specializes in Bordeaux & Rhone varietal blends from Paso Robles, and also produces the Liberty School brand. For further information, visit www.treana.com.