Staff Bios - Calla Braymer

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Calla Braymer
Volunteer

I graduated from Grand Valley this spring and have retained a continuing interest in hospitality and customer service during my time working at the winery during the summers. I am a hard working and dedicated person that will put in the effort with the tasks I have to accomplish. My passion for learning about people while selling wine during special events and at the West Side Farmers Market in Ann Arbor, has helped build my customer service skills while applying them to the winery. I choose to work at the winery to expose myself to another part of the hospitality world that I am continuing to learn about. I have found that I enjoy the pleasure and company of sharing wine with friends. Wine is a way to bring people together and create friendships.

3 Words That Describe Me
Caring, Hardworking, Considerate.
Favorite Laurentide Wine & Pairing
Sauvignon Blanc with Fresh Fish.

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Customer Testimonials

"The owners/staff were so kind and welcoming! The live Christmas music and appetizers were wonderful, and the wine is delicious!"

"Mary is such a sweet host and the wines were very good. The owner was very friendly and informative and we will be back."

"We just love this wine! And love having it shipped to the house!"

"One of my favorite Michigan wineries. It's beautiful and has awesome wine."