Abbey Loewen

Tasting Room Educator Currently a Biology student at Cal Poly, Abbey’s interest in wine piqued during a Microbiology class.  This fascination prompted her to find a part-time job in the wine industry, and we feel so fortunate that Epoch is where she decided to explore this...

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Lacey Smith

Tasting Room Educator   Lacey joined Team Epoch in December, and you can find her friendly face in our Tasting Room on Sundays.  Friends with both Christina and Steph, Lacey heard that Epoch was in need of some part-time Tasting Room Educators, and looking for a side...

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Lisa Patson

Tasting Room Educator   Lisa has been a familiar face to us for as long as we can remember. She and her husband have been Entourage members for years, and they are also York Mountain neighbors; it's no wonder we were overjoyed when she added employee to...

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Stephanie McTiernan

Tasting Room Educator   Stephanie joined Team Epoch in the very early days of our Tasting Room… in fact, she is our most seasoned veteran in the Tasting Room! These days, however, Steph is with us on a part time basis, as she has her hands full...

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Christine Ovasapyan

Tasting Room Educator Born and raised in Los Angeles, Christine made the move north to attend college at Cal Poly.  Here, she earned an impressive amount of degrees – seriously!  – she majored in Ethnic studies and minored in both Italian and Science, Technology, and Society. ...

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Braden Bautista

Tasting Room Manager   Braden graduated in the Spring of 2018 with a Wine and Viticulture degree in Enology from Cal Poly.  Lucky for us, we were able to snag Braden a few days a week while he was still in school, so Braden has been part...

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Denise Espinola

Senior Accountant Originally from San Jose, Denise fell in love with Paso Robles fifteen years ago; the great wine and the small town feel reminded her of home.  Fast forward eleven years…Denise decided it was time to start a new life chapter, and the perfect place...

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Audrey Tito

Director of Distribution & Outside Sales   Originally from Maine, we are so grateful Audrey’s passion for wine moved her across the country to California.  Her experience in the industry has included working two harvests in Northern California, building and managing the wine program at a local...

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Becky Butz

Director of Digital Marketing & Events   Born and raised in Pacific Grove, CA, Becky made the journey to the central coast to attend Cal Poly. Becky first discovered Epoch while working on a Senior Project about winery brand loyalty. Epoch was one of the 20 wineries...

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Nicole Roberts

Director of Hospitality & Guest Experiences   Having grown up in Napa, Nicole is no stranger to the world of wine. Nicole graduated from Saint Mary’s College of California where she earned a Degree in History. While studying, her passion for wine led her to Artesa Vineyard...

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