Robert John Nowinski

Robert John Nowinski is the founder and owner of Robert John Vineyards. RJ calls New Albany, Ohio home and is an entrepreneur and philanthropist. Frequent trips to wine regions in France, Italy, Spain and of course Napa, help RJ further refine the characteristics that make RJV wines the great wines they are today.


Margaret Rasche

Margaret Rasche, Director of Sales and Hospitality,  is our primary sales professional and is a career sales professional in the food, beverage, and hospitality businesses. Margaret has a keen understanding of the wine business and works directly with our retailers, restaurateurs, and customers to ensure that the wines they desire are available for them. Send me an email!


Dean Kowalski

Dean Kowalski, EVP National Sales and Marketing,  has an expansive role at RJV. He has worked with RJ since the launch of RJV providing consulting services, marketing and wine making support. He has now settled into a full time role leading all sales and marketing efforts. Dean studied enology and viticulture at Fresno State and has been studying wineries and winemaking trends in the Napa Valley for over 40 years.



The Robert John Vineyards Team