LEADERS OF THE NEW OLD-SCHOOL

Leaders Of The New Old School

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DONALD BUHMAN

PROPRIETOR

Don Buhman has raised cattle all his life.  Although, he’s not just a real live cowboy, He’s also a farmer. 20 years ago he replanted and started growing grapes on the ranch for many of the most renowned wineries of Napa valley.  Donald's heritage dates back to the early 1800's. The Buhman Estate Ranch and Vineyard cover almost 300 acres of breathtaking views, private lakes and ponds. At one time, the Buhman family owned upwards of  5000 acres of Napa Valley. Don is honored to carry on the legacy.

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JASON ELKIN

PROPRIETOR

Raised among Napa Valleys finest vineyards & considered by many today as the Mark Zuckerberg of the wine industry. He is also an award-winning filmmaker/producer  & influencer for wine & lifestyle industries. Some of Jason's specialties are developing custom brands for international organizations, events, sports teams, celebrities and Asian markets.

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SUZANNE JAVORINA

PROPRIETOR

Suzanne is third generation  Napa Valley. She is an extremely talented serial entrepreneur who once owned a standby power business which provided power to news stations and hospitals during natural disasters. She also co-founded American Sanitation, a staple in almost every vineyard operation not only in the valley, but projects throughout California. Suzanne’s greatest passion is horses; she is an avid supporter of animal rescue groups. Suzanne also enjoys being involved in the Napa Valley Horsemen's Association, and the rescue and care of wild mustangs - preserving a huge piece of American History and the Wild West. She is forever grateful that her dreams of a ranch, wine, horse collaboration has become a reality where she can share her love of horses with guests while taking in the breathtaking views overlooking the beautiful Napa Valley and enjoying delicious Buhman Estate Wines.

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PEARL PARMELEE

Senior executive vice president of international sales and development.