Vino Analytica is a firm dedicated to our clients and the wine industry on America's East Coast. Located in Virginia, we are uniquely positioned to help those in this thriving industry continue to grow, providing great wine and great experiences to their customers.
Having years of extensive and varied experience, our team understands both the passions involved in the wine industry, but also its risks and challenges. That knowledge enables us to build up a client's brand in a way that is both realistic and responsible. A desire to see the success of the entire industry means we value honesty and planning for the long-term, rather than focusing on the biggest immediate returns or the flashiest project which may not meet needs down the road.
Together, we can add to the growth of the wine industry, building sustainable brands which are renowned far beyond the states in which they reside.
Nicholas Moore was born and raised in Loudoun County, Virginia. He studied Economics and Data Analysis at George Mason University, and is a member of both the American Statistical Association and the American Association Of Wine Economists. With firsthand experience in various aspects of wine production and winery operations, as well as in private sector statistical analysis, Nick utilizes a data-driven approach to planning and project management, ensuring visible returns and the sustainable development of client portfolios.
Tyler Henley was born in Cleveland, Ohio and grew up in Spokane, Washington. He received his B.S. with a double major in economics and government from Claremont McKenna College outside Los Angeles. Tyler began his journey in winemaking in 2009 when he worked at some historic California wine estates: Chappellet Vineyard & Winery, Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars, Brassfield Estate, and he even ventured to the Casablanca area in Chile where he travelled and worked a vintage at Vina Matetic in 2013. In 2014 Tyler settled in to the latest hotspot in American winemaking, the Middleburg Virginia AVA. Most recently, Tyler was Winemaker and Vineyard Operations Manager at a startup winery in Delaplane Virginia, and Winemaker and Vineyard Manager at Boxwood Estate Winery in Middleburg, Virginia. He currently holds the title of Production Manager at Casanel Vineyards in Leesburg, VA.
Kathleen DeSouza was born and raised in Vienna, Virginia, receiving her her B.A. in English from Virginia Tech in 2009. Soon after, DeSouza was “bitten by the wine bug” and retired her pen and paper for pruning shears and a pair of work boots. Under the tutelage of famed Viticulturist Lucie Morton, and Bordeaux-born and trained winemaking consultant Katell Griaud, DeSouza took over the winemaking and growing operations of her family winery, Casanel, in the spring of 2014. Since then Casanel has gone on to win numerous awards and accolades from the press thanks to her forward-thinking and innovative approach to grape-growing and winemaking.
Briana Tyler was born in New England and studied English at the University Of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, VA. She has several years experience in art and design and provides a keen eye to our design projects across the board. With expert skills in graphic design, she ensures our clients have unique and unparalleled branding, and a singular design across mediums.