The IVSA Board of Directors

The IVSA is a registered not for profit society in British Columbia and Alberta. The Board is comprised of 10 persons with representation from each province.

The IVSA is responsible for bringing forward the issues of the industry as determined by the Board of Directors, who liaise with Industry groups, Provincial Government leaders, Liquor Boards, Liquor Licensing and the industry membership. Write to

The office is staffed by our Executive Assistant, Sharon Dillon, who manages day to day affairs of the IVSA  The administration team is responsible for arranging the popular Trade-Only "IVSA New Product Salons" in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, and Edmonton.


IVSA Executive Board

Brian Berry, President Revelry Imports
Carmen D'Onofrio, VP BC Stile Wines
Carolyn Badger, VP AB Empson Canada
Vicky Ainley, Treasurer Vino Allegro Wine Imports
Lesley Brown, Director The Bacchus Group
Chris Stewart, Director Harvest Vintage Imports
Matt Thirlwell, Director Vintage West Wine Marketing
Chris Perry, Director Landmark Selections
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IVSA Advisory Board

Mark Kuspira Crush Imports
Ted Latimer Independant
Natino Bellantoni Enoteca Bacco
Tony Perri Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits




We kindly thank the following industry leaders for their time served on the IVSA Board of Directors:
Norman Gladstone, Darryl Wienbren, Art Kendall, Jim Marion, Ted Latimer, Craig Windrim, Scott Adair, Paul Martin and Richard Loewen.