Tim Wispinski- President
Tim has worked in the beverage alcohol industry since 1996. Before founding The Wine List, he was BC District Manager for over 12 years with a wine agency that represented BC wine brands as well as import wines. Prior to this, he had worked as a territory manager for other companies selling wine, beer and spirits. As a sales representative, Tim is proud to say he has, at one time or another, worked in every area of BC. Tim is WSET Level 3 Advanced Certified.
Dino Pascoa - Sales Representative
Vancouver Downtown, North Burnaby, North Shore, Whistler
Trained through the ISG Sommelier certification and has attended various sales workshops to keep his skills up to date. Dino spent 20 years in restaurants before becoming a wine sales rep in 2007. Dino brings to the team not just expertise in wine, food and service, but loyalty and a desire to go above and beyond for his accounts. He prides himself on the solid relationships he builds with his customers.
Sandy Hamilton- Sales Representative
Kitsilano, Vancouver South, Crosstown, Gastown, Richmond, South Burnaby, Sunshine Coast
Sandy earned his Sommelier Diploma with the International Sommelier Guild and has extensive experience in managing and buying wine for on premise accounts including Joe Fortes, Salt Tasting Room, and The Cannery. Sandy won the Vancouver Sommelier challenge in 2010. His most recent work experience has been as a wine buyer and manager with the wine-in-grocery stores owned by The Overwaitea Food Group. His experience in retail and on premise helps him understand the needs of all of his customers.
Simon Cavan Taylor - Sales Representative
Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, Mission, New Westminster, Delta, Tsawwassen, Surrey, White Rock, Langley, Abbotsford, Chilliwack.
Simon has completed his WSET Level 3 with Distinction, but his passion for wine, spirits, and beer has driven him to go far beyond the WSET level in product knowledge. Simon started his career as a wine consultant in the Fraser Valley working with a private liquor store. He has worked as a sales rep in his territory for many years and he has established relationships with the buyers in this area.
Taylor Bull - Sales Representative
Taylor has a Bachelor’s degree in Business from Vancouver Island University. Her major was in Marketing and her minor was in Wine Business. She has completed her WSET Level 2. Her combination of business sense and wine knowledge is a key to her success with our company, but she is also very social media savvy. She has worked in fine dining restaurants on Vancouver Island and she is based in Mill Bay, just north of Victoria.
Shad Goulet - Sales Representative
Shad studied Business Administration and Marketing at Red Deer College in Alberta before moving to Kelowna in 2011. Prior to joining The Wine List, Shad worked in sales for Constellation Brands in the same territory he is in now, so he understands the market conditions and the various channel segments. He knows the managers, buyers, and staff in our accounts. Shad has exceptional communication skills, but also a strong work ethic and ability to multi task.
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