Californian winemaker Hahn Estates/Smith & Hook Wineries has announced the appointment of William Leigon as president of the company. Legion was the founder of Wimbledon Wine Company, where he purchased and re-launched his own brand Huntington Wine Cellars. Previously he was vice president of sales and marketing of the associated Vintage Group, and Legion has over 28 year of experience in the industry. He is also a former co-founder of the Wine Trust and Ariel Vineyards.