Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 13 minutes 51 seconds


May 18, 2021


This interview is with Ben and Carrie Martin of Dauntless Wine Cø. In this interview, the couple speak about how they became a part of the Oregon Wine Industry. They begin by talking about their life before wine including how they met, Ben’s service in the military, and their education. Then they describe their initial interest in the wine industry and how the idea of Dauntless Wine Cø surfaced. They go over building their business, what their mission for their brand is, and what current projects they are working on. Later, they discuss the impact of COVID-19 and what they hope for in their future.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Hartley Hill in Gaston on May 18, 2021.


Some oral history interviews are conducted on site and may contain background noise from nature, winery, or tasting room operations.


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