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SANTA ROSA – Rick Tigner, president of Jackson Family Wines sales and distribution, was promoted to president of Jackson Family Enterprises. In the new role, he will oversee Jackson Family Wines and its global sales organizations as well as general and administrative functions. He will continue to report directly to Jess Jackson, CEO and chairman.

Mr. Tigner joined Jackson Family Wines as the western division manager in 1991 and has 24 years experience in the alcohol beverage industry, including with Miller Brewing Co., Gallo and Louis M. Martini.