Schmidt, Rich


1 hour 5 minutes 24 seconds


January 27, 2020


This interview is with Margaux Wagenmann of Margaux and Co. In this interview, Margaux speaks about how she fell in wine and decided to enter the industry, her various travels, and her decision to start Margaux and Co. Further into the interview, she discusses her brand’s philosophy, her perspective on being a woman in a predominantly male-dominated industry, and what her vision/mission is for it. Towards the end of the interview, Margaux talks about what she sees for the future of her business, what she’s seen change about Oregon wine, and how she markets herself to her clients.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt in the Nicholson Library at Linfield College on January 27, 2020.


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