2001 - 2007

A Time For Growth

As Kathryn Walt Hall's ambassadorship in Austria was coming to an end, the two purchased the Sacrashe Vineyards in Napa Valley and entered the winemaking business.
Sacrashe Vineyard, the Halls' first Napa Valley vineyard, purchased in 1995.
Craig quickly began plans to build a state-of-the-art winery on the vineyard site, including an underground cave system built by Austrian masons and a tasting room in honor of Kathryn’s Ambassadorship. The new winery and tasting room opened in 2005.
The only surviving photo of the original Peterson Bergfeld building, now the HALL Wines tasting room.
Craig Hall received the prestigious Horatio Alger Award and was inducted as a lifetime Member of the Association during its 60th Anniversary celebration.
April 12-14, 2007.
Further diversifying, the company invested in a small start-up software company called Skywire Software, which over time would become a major player in the insurance software industry.
Craig released "Timing the Real Estate Market"
"The Secrets to Buying Low and Selling High"
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2008 - 2012

The Great Recession and Second Downturn