James Moises, owner of Bizou Wines, is a native New Orleanian with Mid-City roots who combines wine, food, art and medicine in a unique way. With a background in Emergency Medicine and a passion for wine, James is a jack of all trades. Through Moises Wines and Krewe du Bizou Wines, James supports many local non-profits, all trying to make the city healthier and more vibrant.
Lesley manages the Inventory, Invoicing, and Bookkeeping for Bizou Wines. Hailing from Birmingham, AL and a Tiger of a different color, Lesley graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in HRT from Auburn University. Prior to joining the Bizou Krewe, Lesley worked in non-profit organizations and in hotel sales with Ritz-Carlton & Hilton. Lesley’s passion is for arts and crafts and outside of work, Lesley enjoys the outdoors, traveling, and chasing after her two little girls.
Betsy Eppling is the Marketing & Sales Representative at Bizou Wines. While keeping up with her sales territory of New Orleans, Hammond and Baton Rouge, she is also responsible for marketing campaigns, Photoshop creations, and web design. As a recent LSU graduate who studied Marketing and Psychology, Betsy's main focus is to increase brand awareness of Bizou to the trade, as well as wine enthusiasts all over south Louisiana.
Karen Hanchey is a Senior Sales Representative at Bizou Wines. With over 20 years of sales experience, Karen is the most experienced representative on the team. She has always had a passion for wine and joined the Bizou Krewe in 2010. Karen has a passion for traveling around the world to places like France, Italy and Portugal to expand her knowledge of wine. Karen brings a fun and energetic dynamic back to New Orleans for the Bizou Krewe that we all love!
Tricia Grishaw has been with Bizou Wines since we first started in 2009. She began her career working in the service/bar industry. Now, she enjoys being on the other side of the wine industry by selling wine to businesses part time. When Tricia is not tasting wine, you can find her slinging snoballs, serving drinks, or adding your accounting. Tricia enjoys being a Jack of all Trades, but always ends her day with a glass of wine. Cheers!
Jeff Januszek is the founder of Jeff Januszek Social Media, a New Orleans based social media agency.
Jeff’s agency helps clients like Bizou Wines, Moises Wines, Breaux Mart, Fidelity Bank, & Fix My Streets NOLA, connect with customers to build brands through original content, personal interaction, and ads.
Originally from Detroit, Jeff married a New Orleans girl, cementing a one-way ticket to living in the Crescent City. Before starting his agency in 2014, Jeff spent 17 years as a radio personality (11 of which were part of an award winning morning show). When he’s not working on growing his business, Jeff spends time with his wife and 11 month old son… mostly bothering them with lame dad-jokes.
Follow him on twitter, @jeffjanuszek, or get more info from jeffjanuszek.com