Besides advising Une Femme, Jeff Meisel has worked at Long Meadow Ranch since 2016. He runs Brand Initiatives, Public Relations, Education, and Winery Events around the US world - physically and virtually - for Long Meadow Ranch, Hunt & Harvest, and Farmstead, the acclaimed restaurant in St. Helena, CA. Prior to Long Meadow Ranch Jeff has had diverse experiences in the wine and spirits industry.
Early in his career, he spent four years as Wine Director & Sommelier at Delfina in San Francisco, a James Beard Award-winning restaurant and SF institution. Jeff worked with James Beard Award-winning chef/author Joyce Goldstein on two of her books, writing all the wine recommendations for every recipe. Jeff is proud of his ten years as an importer of small, artisanal producers of wines and spirits from Europe, and the US, launching brands such as WhistlePig, Hudson Whiskey, and Vouette e Sorbee Champagne.
Jeff previously worked alongside the Une Femme team - with Jen previously at the Gilt Groupe and Zach at Jeff's start-up, Merchants of Beverage.