February 1, 2018—Today, Free the Grapes! announces the appointment of a new advisor to their board of directors, Jeff Carroll.
Jeff is currently Vice President of Product & Marketing, and oversees software solutions and marketing strategy at Compli, which provides beverage alcohol compliance software and services.
Prior to joining Compli, Jeff spent 11 years at Six88 Solutions, creating and evolving ShipCompliant, an automated compliance platform for beverage alcohol suppliers. As Vice President of Compliance and Strategy, Jeff oversaw the direction of Six88’s products, regulatory research, and industry relationships.
Jeff holds a Bachelors degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering, and a Masters degree in Business. He lives in Boulder, Colorado with his wife Ghita and their two children.
The board of directors sets strategy and messaging for the consumer outreach and PR responsibilities of Free the Grapes! Additional directors include Steve Gross, Wine Institute; Dennis Cakebread, Cakebread Cellars; Cheryl Murphy, LibDib; Rex Stults, Napa Valley Vintners; Michael Kaiser, WineAmerica; and Pete Downs, Family Winemakers of California. Executive Director: Jeremy Benson, Benson Marketing Group.
About Free the Grapes!
Founded in 1998, Free the Grapes! is a national movement of consumers, wineries and retailers seeking to expand consumer choice in wine with legal, regulated direct shipments. To receive email updates visit www.freethegrapes.org.
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Jeremy Benson, executive director, Free the Grapes!, 707.254.1107, firstname.lastname@example.org