Christina Tulloch - CEO
Christina Tulloch is the great granddaughter of the original founder and the youngest daughter of Jay & Julia Tulloch. She is now the fourth generation of the family to be involved in the business in her capacity as Tulloch Wines CEO. Christina first started work with Tulloch in 2003 as Cellar Door Manager, following a past in journalism, marketing and public relations. Christina and her Texan husband, Alex, met at the Tulloch Cellar Door in 2004 when he visited for a wine tasting and was served by Christina. Alex and Christina have a daughter, Evie Gwendolyn Morton and a son William Hector Morton.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: G Series Very Limited Release G4 Chardonnay
Brad Russ - General Manager
Having worked in the Wine Industry for 26 years, Brad has been a familiar face at Tulloch Wines for the past 11 years. His role as General Manager sees him busy both behind the scenes and leading the team and you will no doubt see him at our many Member events throughout the year. Brad currently sits on the Board for the Hunter Valley Wine and Tourism Association, heading up the Marketing Sub-committee and is involved in many activities to promote Hunter Valley Wine Country.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Limited Edition Cellar Door Release Cabernet Sauvignon
Justina Tulloch - New Markets
Following a career living and working abroad for 20+ years, Justina Tulloch returned to Australia in 2018 and in 2019 joined Tulloch Wines in a New Markets role. Second daughter to Jay & Julie Tulloch and (slightly) older sister to current Tulloch CEO, Christina. Justina lived in Shanghai, China for 15 years and Casablanca, Morocco for 5 years where she and her Moroccan husband Aziz started an Australian style café which they still own. Justina’s role is to target new markets, products and partnerships for Tulloch both within Australia and beyond. Justina and Aziz have two teenage boys, Hadi (17yrs) and Sami (16yrs).
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Rosé, Vermentino, E.M.Chardonnay & in the cooler months the JYT Selection Shiraz and Barbera.
Matt Slee - Cellar Door Manager
Matthew Slee has worked in the hospitality industry on and off since he was 18. A continuing and enthusiastic interest in the wine industry has led to a role with Tulloch wines that is now 10 years ongoing.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Limited Release Julia Semillon
Jeff Boes - Assistant Cellar Door Manager
Having graduated university in teaching, he has a thirst for expanding his knowledge in any domain, particularly wine. After returning to NSW from working in the wine industry in Tasmania, Jeff joined us in August 2020… You’ll always see him with a pencil tucked behind his ear, or hear him singing to himself around the cellar door.
Favourite Wine: Cellar Door Release Tempranillo
Ady Lind - Wine Club
Ady was raised & educated in England and spent 4 years working in resorts and hotels throughout Europe & the Mediterranean before emigrating to Australia in 1994. After moving to the Hunter Valley in 2000 to open her own patisserie a natural progression to the wine industry followed 8 years later. She has been working with Tulloch Wines for the past 6 years and works in our Wine Club helping our wonderful members.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Limited Release Julia Semillon
Jack Biddles - Marketing & Sales Assistant
Joining the Tulloch team fresh out of his Business degree from the University of Newcastle, he’s a local in the Hunter Valley. Jack is our marketing guru and the man creating our exciting events calendar. You’ll find his friendly face at all of our upcoming events and in the Members Tasting Lounge on a Saturday.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Hunter River White Semillon & Cellar Door Release Verscato
Amanda Tweedie - Accounts Supervisor
Born and raised in the Hunter Valley, Amanda commenced working in the wine industry in 2005, and joined the Tulloch team in April 2015 as Account Supervisor. AKA Tweeds, she deals in numbers not words and is everyones favourite person on pay day.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Tulloch Cellar Door Release Pinot Gris.
Alex Garred - Digital Marketing Manager
Alex Garred is our Digital Marketing Manager, having joined Tulloch Wines in 2018. He works to film, photograph and document everything that makes Tulloch Wines amazing so that it can be shared with each of you online. Straight out of University Alex landed at ABC Radio, spending 18 months travelling across NSW telling people’s stories. He then returned to Newcastle to work in advertising, specialising in Digital Marketing. Alex has recently embarked on married life with his partner of eight years, Grace.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Cellar Door Release Sangiovese
Sam Skinner Smith - Cellar Door & Warehousing
Budding muso Sam, joined Tulloch in a dual role of logistics and Cellar Door operations. He is the cog behind the scenes packing our Wine Club orders and enjoys nothing more than getting behind the bar to talk to our guests about wine. New to the Wine Industry, Sam is eager to hear what Members and guests think about our wines and has a bright future ahead.
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Cellar Door Release Barbera
Annie King - Wine Club Coordinator
Annie joined Tulloch Wines nearly 10 years ago in cellar door sales as a way of indulging her love of a good drop, while also allowing her to be a full time mum. One of Annie's previous career highlights was selling explosives to the local mines and on weeknds when she is not at cellar door she enjoys camping and water skiing with her family. Annie is your one stop shop when it comes to wine club enquiries, what to do in the Hunter and any other wine related questions!
Favourite Tulloch Wine: Cellar Door Release Vermentino