Shannon Ridge Family of Wines promoted Salvatore Spena to the newly created position of vice president of sales, Eastern region, responsible for all states east of the Mississippi. Spena joined Shannon Ridge in June 2014 as Northeast region sales manager, bringing more than 20 years of wine sales and restaurant experience, including general manager at Robert’s Steakhouse of New York and senior marketing associate at Sysco Foods of Philadelphia, where he won several sales awards and was named “Rookie of the Year” in 2008.