11.29.2017  
 

Santa Barbara vintners hire new CEO

Santa Barbara, Calif.—The Santa Barbara Vintners, SBV, hired Alison Laslett as its new CEO. Laslett has 25 years of experience in nonprofit leadership and will lead the SBV in strategic planning, events promotion and community outreach as directed by the group's nine-person board of directors. Prior to joining SBV, Laslett ran Represent Consulting, which offered leadership coaching services to companies, nonprofits, boards, high-potential employees and executives. Laslett replaces Morgen McLaughlin who left Santa Barbara to become the executive director of the Willamette Valley Wineries Association in Oregon. “We are thrilled to welcome Alison to Santa Barbara County,” said Matt Murphy, SBV Board President and owner of Presqu’ile Winery in the statement announcing her hire. “Her extensive experience as a consensus builder, innovator and leadership expert in the nonprofit arena will serve our industry and community well.”

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