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Zach Eidson, has joined the team at Metro Wines as General Manager of the shop. Zach has been in the wine and spirits industry 17 years. Having worked in fine dining, wine wholesale and retail, his experience led him to purchase a wine store in Cincinnati, OH. Zach transformed the retail shop into a top 5 wine bar in the city. He recently sold the wine bar to spend more time with his wife and three kids, and move closer to family here in Asheville. Zach is passionate about creating a wonderful customer experience and is excited to bring his passion to Metro Wines.
Born in Washington DC and attended the U.S. Naval Academy, Zach has lived in 13 different places including Portland, OR Durham, NC, Johnson City, TN, and Paris, France. He says he is really happy to settle down in Asheville!
Zach's wife, Valerie, is a talented photographer who is originally from Fairview, NC and attended A.C. Reynolds High School. Valerie got her undergraduate degree from ETSU in Digital Media and Associates from Parsons School of Design in NY.
Zach is passionate about french and Italian wine, love to cook, camp, hike and fly-fish.
We @MetroWines welcome Zach, his new ideas, his expertise and passion and hope to move forward with the benefit of his successes!