Known for her promotional prowess, Jamie is the strategist behind Peha Promotions; a marketing and media company with specialty in the wine industry, agriculture commodities, specialty artisan products and the culinary world. Her engaging personality, ability to think creatively and “make it happen” philosophy fuel her success with new endeavors and collaborative business alliances. She has created and produced literally hundreds of events from the smallest dinner party to festivals of thousands. An idea person with boundless energy and a knack for making the right connections, Jamie’s passion has always been in the culinary world. She is business focused with a flair for humor and engaging people. She combines her desire to serve and educate people with her love for food and wine.
As the former marketing director for the Washington State Wine Commission and as a leader in the field of professional hospitality management, Jamie has had the opportunity to wine and dine around the world, sharing tables and tastes with celebrated chefs and talented wine makers.
Jamie is a member of the Seattle Chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier International; a worldwide organization of professional women of high achievement in the multifaceted field of food, fine beverage, and hospitality. She is a board member for the Washington Wine Industry Foundation, a member of the Chairman’s Board for the Auction of Washington Wines and the producer of the Seattle Wine and Food Experience, a charitable consumer event celebrating beverages from the northwest and beyond, paired with local fare and artisan food producers.