Matt Munn was appointed to his present position at Southern Wine & Spirits of New York in January 2013, and he brings more than 20 years of experience to his current role. Munn joined SWS-NV in 2003 as the Vice President for On-Premise Spirits. He was promoted in 2006 to the Senior Vice President-Wine Division and then again in 2009 as the head of the Spirits Division. Prior to his tenure at SWS-NV, Munn worked for Schieffelin & Somerset (now Moët Hennessy USA), PepsiCo and E&J Gallo Winery. He has a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science & Finance from Arizona State University, and is married with three sons.
Commenting on these promotions, Southern’s Executive Vice President-General Manager Brad Vassar said, “One of the greatest and most strategic strengths of Southern is our depth of executive talent. We are fortunate to be able to draw on talent wherever it may be across our broad footprint and bring it to where it is needed most.” Vassar continued, “I am very gratified to see Matt assume the senior wine role for our New York division from his executive role in Nevada.