Name: Paige N. Garcia-Franzese

Company: Gallo Wine Company

Position: Sales Recruiting Manager

What differentiates Gallo Wine Company in the market?

We are the largest family-owned and operated winery in the world! Glassdoor has declared Gallo the best place to work for 5 YEARS IN A ROW, and 1st place in the Food and Beverage Industry. Forbes has declared us the #10 Employer in California.

What excites you about your company/industry?

The constant innovation! Whether it be a new brand launch like High Noon Hard Seltzer, a new partnership like Barstool Sports, or sponsoring music festivals or events – Gallo is always finding ways to welcome new consumers to the Wine & Spirits category.

Advice to students on how to stand out in the business world.

Put yourself out there! You are more than a piece of paper. Think about what makes your work unique and how you stand out amongst your peers.

What kind of people seem to be successful at the Gallo Wine Company?

People who are leaders, competitive, and gritty.