After the early death of the founder, his son Joachim Ress takes over the business and still runs the company today. Joachim successfully completed a viticultural apprenticeship at Fürst von Metternich in Schloss Johannisberg, after that, he continued with a business education at Asbach & Co in Rüdesheim and at Kobrand Corp. in New York, USA. Joachim Ress is an accredited wine commissioner (broker) for all traditional German Wine auctions, he is specialized on brokerage and trading with high end German wines and rare wines.


Daughter Viktoria Ress joins the company. She successfully finished her study in international business administration with stations in Europe and abroad. During her first business years, Viktoria worked for an international advisory company. Since 2009, she joins Karl A. Ress Wein and graduated extra-occupational in a state-approved sommelier program in 2011, awarded by the chamber of commerce.