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 beverage alcohol agency that represented BC brands as well as imports.  Prior to this, he had worked as a territory manager for other companies selling wine, beer, spirits, and more. Tim brings the following traits to The Drinks List.

  • Relationships with all portfolio managers at the BCLDB, major retail chains and top restaurant groups
  • An expert on the options for BC and import suppliers including understanding GST issues, licensee discounts factors, wholesale and hospitality pricing, 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