For information about the British Columbia Wine Institute, its brands and programs, please contact:
MILES PRODAN, President & CEO
250.762.9744 ext. 101
Responsible for achieving annual Board approved BCWI goals & objectives.
KIMBERLEY BARNES, Marketing Director
250.762.9744 ext. 110
Responsible for BCWI marketing and communication strategic planning & implementation management for the BC wine industry and the Wines of British Columbia brand.
TERESA NYKILCHUK, Marketing Manager
250.762.9744 ext. 109
Responsible for BCWI marketing programs.
LAURA KITTMER, Media Relations Manager
250.762.9744 ext. 108
Responsible for media & public relations.
ASHLEY SPILAK, Content Marketing Manager
250.762.9744 ext. 103
Responsible for BCWI member and BC wine industry & stakeholder communications.
KIRSTEN de JAGER, Events & Marketing Coordinator
250.762.9744 ext. 104
Responsible for administrative assistance to marketing/communications department. Responsible for BCWI events planning & execution, including winery liaison.
PATRICIA PRACHER, Accounting Manager
250.762.9744 ext. 106
Responsible for BC VQA wine store and winery payments; and BCWI budgeting, including accounts payables & receivables.
TRACI DEMAN, Office Manager
250.762.9744 ext. 105
Responsible for general administrative matters; Board and member meetings; BC VQA wine store licensing; BC VQA products and pricing; and regarding competition consolidations.