NAPA VALLEY REGISTER -- She enjoyed retail but was also fascinated with advertising, and after six years she moved to San Francisco, switched her career focus and received her B.A. from San Francisco State University in broadcast communications.
She worked in San Francisco in advertising in the late 1990s then starting her own advertising agency in her garage in Albany with a friend and co worker Harrold had known for years. The business partner lived in Napa. Harrold moved here and fell in love with the place.