Owner, Waterstone Wine Group
Brent Shortridge has extensive hands-on experience in virtually every aspect of the wine industry, from the cellar to the boardroom. He got his start with the harvest of 1984, where he worked alongside legendary winemaker Andre Tchelistcheff. In 2000, he co-founded Waterstone in California’s Napa Valley, which he took full ownership of in early 2017. Today, the Waterstone Wine Group produces a portfolio of brands including Waterstone, Mandolin, Z-52 and Estrada Creek; each brand is rooted in appellations of California spanning from the Central Coast to Napa Valley.