Mike and Jessica Downer are the owners and operators of Key West Fine Wines, headquartered in Key West, FL. This is a highly regarded fine wine retailer in Monroe County.
Mike went to school at UCLA and worked for forty years in finance. More recently he and his wife wanted to move back to Jessica’s hometown in Key West to begin their entrepreneurial career.
When it comes to providing expert fine wine services, nothing takes the place of experience. Mike and Jessica have long been fans of fine wine and started Key West Fine Wines in 2018. Mike is also a Sommelier.
One of Key West Fine Wines’ goals is to provide their Monroe County clients with professional and affordable services. They also provide many exclusive wines that aren’t available anywhere else in the Keys.
The result, one of the most successful fine wine retailers in the Keys!
What does the business community think? The Better Business Bureau has awarded Key West Fine Wines an A+ rating.
What do their customers think?
One fan of the company publicly wrote, “An unexpected gem! in Key West If you are in Key West and are looking for a great bottle of wine, to drink back at your home or vacation rental this is the place to go. Mike has put together a spectacular choice of fine wines.. No matter your budget, $20 – $2000+, he has a wine you’ll enjoy. From Sonoma to South Africa or Willamette to Western Australia he has wines from all around the world, if you’re into wine and in Key West, this is the place to go. Key West Fine Wines has, by far, the best selection of wines in town and the best prices.”
Another fan of the Key West Fine Wines publicly wrote, “Fantastic wine shop with an awesome selection and great service. There are special bottles here that you won’t find anywhere else in the Keys. Spend a while browsing the shelves, and be ready to walk out with a few bottles for your next party — or a Tuesday night. Cheers.”
Having owner operated experts, like Mike and Jessica, providing knowledgeable and expert care is an asset to Key West and Monroe County, FL.
Business owners take risks and often work long, exhaustive hours to service their clients. There are freedoms in owning a business, but these freedoms come at a cost. Rarely acknowledged are business owners like Mike Downer that employ people and ensure their staff are paid continuously. Sure, people earn their wages through their time, hard work and skills, but let’s take a moment and thank Mike for having and continuing the business ownership game that allows people an opportunity to produce and earn those wages.
Need fine wine service? Give Key West Fine Wines an opportunity by visiting them at 700 Eaton St, Key West, FL, or by calling them at 305-916-5742.
In addition to running a successful fine wine business, Mike supports the Rotary Club and Michelle’s foundation, an organization that helps with children education. When Mike isn’t busy working or doing charity work, he enjoys playing piano and watching sports.
So from the staff of Local Search Force that runs the County Advisory Board
Mike and Jessica Downer, you are highly commended for your service to the residents of Monroe County, for having and maintaining a business that adds to the financial well-being of FL and for your willingness to participate in social betterment activities.
Well done Mike and Jessica Downer!
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