Through her diverse background, Aimee brings keen operational expertise, familiarity and entrepreneurial experience to her role as COO of Soutirage. In operations positions that have spanned industries—from stock investing and asset management to publishing to iconic retail operations—Aimee has gained invaluable experience in business management and operational analysis.
In Boston, Aimee received her Bachelors degree Magna cum Laude, passed Series 7 and 63, and helped start a middle markets group at Bear Stearns. It was there, in working with significant private wealth, money managers and foreign banks, that she honed her understanding of customer service and her sense of urgency. With interim stints in Europe, Woods Hole and on an oceanographic research schooner in the Caribbean—her waning wanderlust led her home to the beautiful Napa Valley. Born and raised in the region, many of her contemporaries are part of the new generation of winemakers, having either started their own wineries or continued traditions begun by their parents or grandparents.