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In Brief

MaryAnn Worobiec, Suzanne Mustacich
Issue: December 31, 2012

Helen Keplinger, one of Napa Valley's rising stars, is no longer at Bryant Family Vineyard, where she held the post of winemaker for the past year and a half. And Don St. Pierre Jr. has announced that he is stepping aside as CEO of ASC Fine Wines, the Shanghai-based wine import company he co-founded with his father in 1996. Wine Spectator's MaryAnn Worobiec and Suzanne Mustacich report.

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