Mark McCune was born, raised, and currently resides in Augusta County, VA. Mark grew up helping his father, Mike, grandfather, Bobby, and brother, Adam raise and maintain a cattle farm. Right out of high school Mark started his viticulture career at Barren Ridge Vineyards. While at Barren Ridge Mark fulfilled the roles of Assistant Winemaker and Vineyard Manager learning and working closely with the Higgs Family, Walt Henschel, Chris Hill, Jesse Gatewood, Tim Jordan, as well as many other influential people. Mark brings over fourteen years of knowledge and experience in viticulture; having trained from those throughout the state as well as achieving certifications through PVCC. One of Mark’s accomplishments includes being part of the team that was in the Governor’s Case. Mark is excited to help manage and grow the soon to be 20 acres of young vines at Eccos Adesso.
Apart from being in the vineyard and taking top notch care of the vines Mark enjoys fishing and spending time with his wife, Shelby, and their three dogs, Dotty, Eddie, and Ally.