Wine Spectator: Heitz Cellar Owner and CEO Buy Stony Hill VineyardDecember 27, 2020
Heitz Cellar owner Gaylon Lawrence Jr. and CEO Carlton McCoy Jr. are not slowing down in their quest to acquire and preserve some of Napa’s most treasured wine estates. Three months after purchasing Burgess Cellars, the duo announced today the acquisition of Stony Hill Vineyard, located in Napa’s Spring Mountain District. The purchase price was not disclosed. The sale includes the Stony Hill brand and inventory and its 30 acres of vineyards. Lawrence and McCoy have appointed Jaimee Motley, founder and winemaker of her namesake brand, as winemaker. Wine Spectator has the full story.Subscribe to Shanken News Daily’s Email Newsletter, delivered to your inbox each morning.