Owner of Wisdom Oak Winery
About Jerry Bias
A businessperson with a varied professional background in investment banking and finance, Jerry Bias founded Wisdom Oak Winery in North Garden, Virginia, and serves as its CEO. Established in 2001, the winery offers a number of wines, including a 2013 Rosé, a 2011 Cabernet Franc, and a 2011 North Garden Red. As a testament to the quality of its vintages, Wisdom Oak Winery earned a double gold award in the San Francisco Chronicle’s Wine Competition under the leadership of Jerry Bias.
When not occupied with his vineyard and winery, Jerry Bias takes part in a number of pastimes and hobbies. For instance, he watches college basketball and follows sports at the University of Virginia, his alma mater. Furthermore, he enjoys reading authors such as John Grisham, and listening to the works of the classical composers, Handel and Bach.
In addition, Mr. Bias is a member of a number of organizations, including the Emeritus Society of the University of Virginia’s Alumni Association, and the Wall Street Friends Fund, which he co-founded. He also serves on the board of the Foundation for Women and Girls of Color.