This interview is with Jon Foster of Ribbon Ridge Winery. In this interview, Jon speaks about his passion for wine and the journey it has led him on.

Jon shares about growing up in Texas and how he ended up in the Caribbean after college. He dives into where he found a passion for wine and what opportunities and jobs his wine passion led to.

Jon also talks about ending up in Oregon and finding his place at Ribbon Ridge.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at Ribbon Ridge Winery in Newberg on July 26, 2023.


This interview is with Wynne Peterson-Nedry of RR Wines. In this interview, Wynne speaks about the influence of growing up around wine.

Wynne shares her past jobs which range from being in a pharmaceutical lab to learning, researching, and trapping fruit flies. She also dives into her drive to travel and expand her palate.

Wynne talks about her work on producing her own wines and label. She even dives into the fact that her father, Harry’s, pen and ink sketches are the labels for the RR brand they started together.

Wynne shares that she is just beginning and cannot wait to see where the vines and wines of Oregon take her.

This interview was conducted by Rich Schmidt at RR Wines in Newberg on June 7, 2023.