Mike Saviez Mike started his carreer in the wine business in 1999 at 25 years of age in Calistoga California. Calistoga is at the northern end of the famous wine region of the Napa Valley. After working with his cousin Paul Saviez in vineyard development and management Mike took over as general manager of the Saviez Vineyards Wine Company. After several years in the Napa Valley Mike decided to expand his wine production to the San Joaquin Valley where his parents Frank and Alice Saviez farm along the San Joaquin River. In 2006 Mike and his parents decided it was time to create their own wine company and Saviez Family Estates was established. Mike is now making wine in the Napa Valley and the San Joaquin Valley and continues to combine his knowledge of farming premium wine grapes with making some of the best wines California has to offer.
Frank & Alice Saviez Frank and Alice Saviez along with their son Mike have combined to establish Saviez Family Estates Wine Company in 2006. Frank was born in Calistoga and worked many of his early years on the Saviez estate vineyards along the Silverado Trail. Several years later Frank moved to the San Joaquin Valley and married Alice Collins. Frank worked in the agriculture industry as an executive and farmed wine grapes along the San Joaquin River while Alice grew up in the bay area in Northern California and taught special education in her early years. Together Frank and Alice raised three children and are farming several hundred acres around Central California.