Press Kit

Our online press-kit includes our winery background, our logo (in a variety of file formats), biographies and high-resolution photographs of people, high-resolution winery images, a PowerPoint overview, links to current release information, and printable press.


Ridge Vineyards Summary
Ridge Vineyards press kit PDF
Description: Four-page PDF covering the winery’s history, our organic and sustainable farming practices, and our winemaking philosophy.


Ridge logo (Zip archive)

Description: This Zip archive contains EPS, JPG, PDF versions of our logo plus information on font, Pantone, and web colors. Also included is a brief history of the winery (MS Word).


Paul Draper
Chairman of the Board

    • Biography
      Paul Draper biography
      Brief Description: Paul Draper is Chairman of the Board for Ridge Vineyards.
    • Paul Draper Photo

      Paul Draper, Winemaker & CEO

      Paul Draper, Chairman of the Board

Ridge Winemakers

Ridge winemakers

Ridge winemakers

Description: L to R: David Gates (Senior Vice President of Vineyard Operations), Paul Draper (Chairman of the Board), John Olney (COO & Lytton Springs Winemaker), Eric Baugher (COO & Monte Bello Winemaker)

Eric Baugher
COO & Monte Bello Winemaker

John Olney
COO & Lytton Springs Winemaker

David Gates
Senior VP, Vineyard Operations


Monte Bello Estate

Ridge Vineyards, Monte Bello

The historic barn at Monte Bello (original production facility) and tasting room.

Monte Bello Vineyard


Monte Bello vineyard

Lytton Springs Estate

Lytton Springs winery

Lytton Springs winery

Description: Lytton Springs Winery and tasting room (straw bale construction building).

Barrel Stack

Barrel stack

Barrel stack, american oak, 200 liter bourbon barrels.


Ridge pdf. presentation
Description: Thirteen-page winery overview: history, winemaking philosophy, locations, current releases, winemaking team.

Description: Archives of select articles as printable PDFs

  • Decanter (March 2000) – Man of the Year – Paul Draper (36 MB PDF)
  • San Francisco Chronicle (8 December 2006) – Winemaker of the Year – Paul Draper (30 MB PDF)
  • Wine Spectator (15 May 2004) – Zin Masters – Paul Draper on cover (23 MB PDF)
  • Decanter (July 2008) – New World Greats to Lay Down – 2004 Monte Bello (4 MB PDF)
  • Judgment of Paris 30 Year Re-enactment (10 MB PDF)