Conventional wisdom holds that in an economic downturn, those with something to sell should hunker down and wait out the storm.
Not Jim "Griff" Griffin.
Griffin, owner of Avanti Gars & Grapes Winery in South Jeffco, is planning to counter a slower economy by producing more of his trademark Avanti wine and offering it in more places.
"You have to have faith in yourself," Griffin said, sitting in his store on West Bowles Avenue. "If you don't, you end up losing ground."