Repost from the Daily Green
Tim Thornhill for the 2010 Heart of Green Local Hero Award. Tim's persistence, energy and creative thinking have transformed our winery and made it a special place to work. In 2004, Tim became an owning partner in Parducci Wine Cellars, the oldest winery in California's Mendocino County, which soon earned the title of America's Greenest Winery. Under his guidance as COO, the winery became the first carbon neutral in the U.S, converted to 100% green power, and certified all of its vineyards Organic and Biodynamic. Parducci twice earned California's highest environmental honor, The Governor's Economic and Environmental Leadership Award, in 2007 and 2009.
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