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Canadian Wine Industry Pioneer Harry McWatters Remembered

Ottawa, July 24, 2019:   It is with a heavy heart that I share news of the passing of Harry McWatters, who played a central force in cultivating and nurturing a Canadian wine industry for...

Kelly Brown Elected Chair of the Canadian Vintners Association

Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario July 18, 2019 – The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) is pleased to announce the election of Kelly Brown, Senior Vice President Legal & Corporate Affairs at Arterra Wines Canada as Chair of...

Industry Greats Celebrated during 2019 Canadian Wine Industry Awards

Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON – July 17, 2019 – The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) is pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 Canadian Wine Industry Awards alongside headline sponsor, MNP. These prestigious awards recognize individuals,...

Wine Industry Welcomes Federal Budget Announcement on Removing Barriers to Alcohol Trade

OTTAWA – March 19, 2019 – The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) today welcomed the government’s commitment in Budget 2019 to remove the federal requirement that alcohol moving from one province to another be sold or consigned...

Wine Industry Welcomes Consultations to Facilitate the Sale of Alcoholic Beverages – Interprovincial Winery-to-Consumer Delivery is a Priority

OTTAWA – December 10, 2018 – The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) welcomed the announcement at the First Ministers’ Meeting, that consultations will be undertaken with industry and consumers to develop ways to facilitate the...

Canadian Vintners Association Introduces 2018-2019 Board of Directors

The Canadian Vintners Association (CVA) is pleased to announce below 2018-2019 Board of Directors and Officers  and welcomes Kelly Brown (Arterra Wines Canada) and Erik Fisher (Monte Creek Ranch Winery) to the Board. Directors Greg Berti*,...