A couple of months ago, I featured a post on Intergeneration Transitions And Succession Planning for Wineries. The centerpiece of the post related to the Korbel Champagne Cellars Winery family feud and the importance of creating a succession plan for your winery or wine based business.
Well folks, it appears the family factions within the Korbel Champagne Cellars Winery empire have settled their dispute. Its been a “sad and sordid” family battle played out publicly by the 12th largest winery in the country.
For more details, read San Francisco Chronicle’s Kevin Fagen’s article: Korbel Family Heated Battle Settled In Secret.