Riboli Family Wines, a family-owned wine company founded in 1917, appointed Marty Spate as Winemaker. Riboli Family Wines includes Riboli Estates Group, a portfolio of estate-based brands sourced from the family’s 1,500 acres of sustainably farmed vineyards in Paso Robles, Monterey and Napa Valley, with brands including San Simeon, Maddalena and Highlands 41, as well as the Stella Rosa line of imported wines. Spate brings over 20 years of experience to the role of winemaking, wine growing and sourcing, and his career has touched multiple countries spanning from Australia to Italy and, most recently, California’s Central Coast. He comes to Riboli Family Wines from O’Neill Vintners and Distillers, as well as Treasury Wine Estates. Spate will be reporting to Riboli Estates Group’s Vice President of Winemaking and Vineyards, Susan Doyle.