Simon Jones

Simon Jones

General Manager - NZ

Mt. Beautiful New Zealand welcomes its new General Manager Simon Jones who will oversee the operations of Teece Family Vineyards and Farms as well as Mt. Beautiful New Zealand (encompassing the Mt. Beautiful Winery, Mt. Beautiful Two Rivers Café and Wine Tasting Room and Manuka Bay holiday house). Simon’s extensive background in executive management in the restaurant, farm, wine and hospitality industries make him a solid choice for the all-new General Manager role that reports directly to the CEO. “We are excited to have Simon on board to fill this all new position on the Mt. Beautiful team,” says Robert Watkins, CEO of Mt. Beautiful, Teece Family Vineyards and Farms. “His managerial experience and ability to effectively lead our farm, restaurant, winery, vineyard and hospitality teams make him a perfect fit.” 

Our Team

Robert Watkins

CEO - NZ & US

Sam Weaver

Winemaker - NZ

Jarred Whinham

Winery Manager - NZ

Hamish Chamberlain

Teece Family Farms Operations Manager - NZ

Erin Harrison

Business Operations & Development Manager NZ

Simon Jones

General Manager - NZ

Fin Grieve

Director of Viticulture - NZ

Caitlin Manning

Eastern Sales Manager - US

Karl Ziegler

National Sales Manager - US

Cori Curtola Gormley

Business Operations Manager - US

Tiffany Tonnerre

Western Sales Manager - US

Suzanna Mannion

Marketing Manager - US

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Name of the license holder: Dionysus Ventures Limited
License number: 57/OFF/411/2019
License expiry date: 27th day of February 2022
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