Employees Results 1 - 8 of 8

  • Robert  Jones

    Robert Jones

    National Sales

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    Robert Jones joined Kysela Père et Fils, LTD. in June 2001, after approximately 14 years of working with wine in restaurants, hotels and private clubs in these areas - Roanoke VA, Charlotte NC, Martha’s Vineyard MA, Atlanta GA & Richmond VA. Under Robert’s tenure as the sommelier and ...

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  • Fran Kysela

    Fran Kysela

    President/Owner/National Sales

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    Fran Kysela has been in the wine business since 1980. In 1989, he received the Master Sommelier award from the British Court of Master Sommeliers, and in 1994, he founded his wine importing & distributing company. More on Fran Kysela

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  • Jeremy Sutton

    Jeremy Sutton

    National & Local Sales

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    Jeremy Sutton has worked in the wine business for over 15 years, and has been with Kysela Pere et Fils, LTD since 2008. Jeremy cut his teeth in the business at Bistro 309 (now Bistro Bethem) in Fredericksburg, VA, & retailer Superior Liquor in Superior, CO. Jeremy began selling KPF products locally ...

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  • Jim Francisco

    Jim Francisco

    National Sales - Midwest

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    Jim comes to us with a BA and MBA from Case Western Reserve University and over 35 years of business experience. He spent 16 years in the healthcare field (sales, marketing & general management), dealing in equipment, healthcare plans, insurance, and software support systems, before moving to the ...

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  • Alex Merkle

    Alex Merkle

    Sales Representative - West Coast

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    Alex Merkle began his journey in the wine industry while studying at the University of Maryland Baltimore County. His part time job at Jason's Wine & Spirits in Ellicott City quickly became a full time passion - Alex honed his palate, learned the extensive inventory & helped manage the shop for ...

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  • Sheri Savitt

    Sheri Savitt

    Western US

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    Sheri was born and raised in Wisconsin. She officially began her career in the wine and spirits industry in 2001, with L’eft Bank Wine Company, where she handled the company’s top Milwaukee-area accounts. In 2010, after moving from Wisconsin to Colorado, Sheri joined the sales team at Elite ...

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  • Scott Gallagher

    Scott Gallagher

    Northeastern US

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    Scott Gallagher joined the KPF team in July 2019. "I stumbled into the wine business during my senior year of high school, while I was working part time at a retailer in Matawan, New Jersey. The owners had other jobs and busy schedules, and one day they said “can you attend some wine tastings ...

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  • Diane Mercure

    Diane Mercure

    National Sales - Midwest

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    Originally from Montreal, Quebec, Diane was born and raised as a fluent French speaking Canadian. Her career began as a Senior Account Executive with Dun & Bradstreet Canada’s marketing division, where her accomplishments earned her the privilege to be part of the “national dream team”. ...

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