Golden State Vintners (Nasdaq:VINT) today announced that it has appointed Peter J. Arbios as director, Corporate Purchasing and Production Planning. Arbios will be responsible for purchasing and supply chain planning across the Company's five winery locations. Arbios joins Golden State Vintners after thirteen years with Beringer Wine Estates, including the past seven years as director, Corporate Purchasing. He has a Bachelor's degree from Chico State University.