About PlumpJack







At PlumpJack, we believe in three core business principles:

  • Honesty: living the truth and acting with integrity
  • Approachability: being welcoming, genuine and unpretentious
  • Passion: having enthusiasm for all that we do

This philosophy guides our team at every level and helps us deliver exceptional service, whether it’s helping a customer pick the perfect bottle of wine, making guests feel welcome at one or our restaurants, or going above and beyond to make a guest’s visit special at one of our resorts.


PlumpJack Group is a hospitality management company dedicated to creating unique individual experiences for its guests. Its portfolio includes award-winning wineries, acclaimed restaurants, nightclubs, bars, retail stores, catering services, and boutique hotels. PlumpJack Group began in 1992 when partner, former San Francisco mayor and current Lieutenant Governor of California, Gavin Newsom founded the first PlumpJack Wine Store on Fillmore Street with the goal of making the experience of wine discovery more fun and approachable for all customers – the connoisseur and the uninitiated alike. More than two decades later, under the leadership of Hilary Newsom and Jeremy Scherer, PlumpJack Group has established itself as the signature Northern California lifestyle and hospitality brand.



Meriwether is a multidiscipline real estate development and investment firm focused on private club, distinctive residential and hospitality projects located in resort communities and select urban settings. Meriwether’s partnership group has over 50 years and $2 billion of collective real estate development and operating experience. Meriwether’s capabilities and unique approach have allowed the company to quickly grow into one of the premier resort development firms in the Western United States with projects located in Telluride, Breckenridge, Eagle and Steamboat Springs, Colorado; Los Angeles, Lake Tahoe, Rancho Mirage, California; Park City, Utah; Fredericksburg, Texas; Big Sky, Montana; and Costa Rica. For more information, please visit www.meriwetherco.com.


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