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 office is staffed by our Executive Assistant, Sharon Dillon, who manages day to day affairs of the IVSA email@example.com. The administration team is responsible for arranging the popular Trade-Only "IVSA New Product Salons" in Vancouver, Victoria, Calgary, and Edmonton.
Executive Director, Richard Loewen firstname.lastname@example.org, is responsible for bringing forward the issues of the industry as determined by the Alberta & BC Board of Directors, liaison with other Industry groups, Provincial Government leaders, Liquor Boards, Liquor Licensing and the industry membership.
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|
|Jim Marion, Director||The Bacchus Group|
|Lesley Brown, Director||Independant|
|Matt Thirlwell, Director||Vintage West Wine Marketing|
|Chris Perry, Director||Landmark Selections|
|Mike Longfield, Director||Roust Canada|
|Chris Stewart, Director||Harvest Vintage Imports|
IVSA Advisory Board
|Mark Kuspira||Crush Imports|
|Natino Bellantoni||Enoteca Bacco|
|Tony Perri||Southern Glazers Wine & Spirits|
|Shauna Hansen||Vintage West Wine Marketing|
|Andrea McLaughlin||Summit Fine Wines|
PAST BOARD MEMBERS:
We would like to thank the following industry leaders for their time served on the IVSA Board of Directors:
Norman Gladstone, Darryl Wienbren, Art Kendall, Ted Latimer, Craig Windrim, Scott Adair, Paul Martin