Tim Wispinski • President

Tim has worked in the  beverage alcohol industry since 1996. Before founding The Drinks 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 brings the following traits to The Wine List.

  • Relationships with all portfolio managers at the BCLDB, major retail chains and top restaurant groups.
  • An expert on the direct delivery options for BC wineries including understanding GST/HST issues, licensee discounts factors, and logistics.
  • Successfully managed sales teams to achieve and surpass sales targets.
  • Worked with suppliers of wines spirits, beers, and refreshment beverages, etc. providing experience across all categories.
  • Successfully introduced many brands, providing for a structured and well learned brand launch approach.