Blue Ridge Spirits & Wine Marketing is a sales and marketing company, representing a diverse portfolio of premium wines and spirits from around the world. Blue Ridge creates brands from scratch and represents partner brands, providing a strong sales force with established distributor and retailer relationships nationwide.
Founded in 2015 and headquartered in Atlanta, GA; CEO, Carlos J. Carreras, VP Sales, Rene Armas spearheaded the company representing 3 spirit brands. Blue Ridge Spirits & Wine was born and the company’s first client was located in the Blue Ridge mountains in North Carolina, hence the name. Today, Blue Ridge Spirits & Wine Marketing represents 4 spirit brands and 3 wine brands in 50 states with 15 sales people across the US, and growing.
The company’s spirits portfolio comprises of Big 5 Rum, Florida-made, Cuban inspired rums; Western Son Vodka, a Shanken Impact Hot Prospect Brand in 2016 and 2017, 10-times distilled and based out of Pilot Point, TX; Brockmans Gin a premium gin, a ‘Gin Like No Other’ based out of London, UK; and Goza Tequila a premium spirit made in the Highlands of Jalisco from 100% agave. Blue Ridge looks forward to expanding distribution in new states during 2019 in the US.
Blue Ridge's wine portfolio includes Luna Nuda Italian wines; Pinot Grigio, Rosé & Red Blend made by 4th generation winemaking family, the Giovanetts at Castelfeder Winery in Alto Adige, Italy. Luna Nuda also has a Prosecco in it’s portfolio from Treviso, Italy, considered the birthplace of Prosecco and is crafted by Montelliana Winery, est. 1957. Additional wine brands include, Chakras Malbec made at Bodega Argento winery in Mendoza, Argentina and Lake & Vine wines, a Red Blend and Cabernet Sauvignon from Lake County, CA. Each vintage created is unique and crafted by industry veteran (and legend), Jed Steele.
The team has over decades of experience combined in the industry and is committed to fostering and promoting quality brand building nationwide. Valued partnerships with suppliers, retailers and distributors is key to achieving our success. Our vision: Growing brands, building legacies.
3025 Piedmont Rd. NE
Atlanta, GA 30305