Warrior Women are honored yearly by Seeds of Empowerment who is founded by Katherine and Julia Jackson. The Jackson Family Wines helps to make women feel empowered throughout their communities by awarding $100,000 per year to women who help make their community better by showcasing overcoming adversity.Julia and her sister Katherine established the Cambria Seeds of Empowerment back in 2014. The nonprofit was made to celebrate women as well as the accomplishments the women make. The grants are given each year to help organizations share their ideas as well as their ideals amongst others. For Julia, she knows how difficult it is to succeed in a world where men dominate in business. Even in the wine making business, men are on top and dominate the business.
Julia Jackson has always wanted to be involved in the family business when she grew up. She wandered throughout the fields of grapes at a young age and learned everything that her family knows about wines. She earned her degree in studio art at Scripps College and then headed into a general management course offered through Stanford Business School.Julia works hard to remain in control within the family business. Currently Julia Jackson is the spokesperson for the Jackson Family Wines and she travels to bring awareness to others about the wines they make as well as the outreach programs they work with each year.For Julia, Sonoma is the place to be when it comes to bringing Cabernets out on the market. The Jackson Family Wines has 3 wines which they showcase which brings a blend of wines together in one bottle. The wines which have earned respect from even the toughest critics. Their wine, the Verite has been in the United States more than 20 years and has recently been revealed in the United Kingdom in 2015.