Kevin Parker, CEO of Sustainable Insight Capital Management, is the owner of Chateau Maris, an award winning winery in the Cru La Liviniere, France. Kevin converted the domaine to sustainable farming practices over seventeen years ago after he acquired the property from Jacques Maris, who retired. Chateau Maris has been certified by the leading organic and biodynamic associations in Europe and the US for over a decade including Ecocert and Demeter. Maris has been a pioneer in developing organic and biodynamic practices in viticulture and vinification including the worlds first sustainable carbon negative winery made entirely of hemp, lime and wood from sustainable forests in France. Chateau Maris has won countless medals and critical acclaim including the Wine Spectators Critics Choice Award for one of the worlds greatest wines.
“The Biodynamic Apostles of the Languedoc”
- Wine Spectator. November 30, 2005