The Donaldson Family operates Pegasus Bay Wines. Established in 1984 by eminent neurologist Ivan Dondalson CMONZ and his wife Chris, a stalwart of Canterbury's opera community, there are now three Dondlason sons in the business. Matt is the winemaker, Paul is the general manager and Ed is the marketing manager. Ed's wife Belinda is the Pegaus Bay winery restaurant director. The family is dedicated to making great wine using sustainable principles.