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Nick Hillman

Vineyard Manager

Nick Hillman began his career with VPS in Spring of 2021 after working several years in the North Coast.  Nick plays a critical role in vineyard development and management.  He hold a BS from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo in Wine & Viticulture with a minor in Plant Protection Sciences.  As one of the more "worldly" managers at VPS, Nick brings rich experience from his time spent working in Adelaide, Australia, and Bordeaux, France.  

Vineyard Consulting
& Development
Austin Hope
Hope Family Wines
Randy has been a key component in our quest for excellence and sustainability, not only  in our estate vineyard but also an advisor for us on our 50 plus family farmed vineyards that go into making all our Austin Hope wines. Randy has global experience from Australia to Napa and has worked on some of the most sought after vineyards in the world. His knowledge and approach to developing and growing world class wine grapes is unparalleled. The Paso Robles wine community is very fortunate to have Randy helping shape this region to be the best it can be.
VPS has designed and planted over 50 Vineyards on the Central Coast