Hillside Estate Winery

Hillside Estate Winery

May 30, 2011 05:00 ET

Hillside Estate Winery Announces New Agents

PENTICTON, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - May 30, 2011) - Hillside Estate Winery, one of Naramata's oldest and most highly respected wineries, has announced a change in its Alberta agency representation. Effective May 1st, 2011, Simmer Fine Wine & Spirits has been appointed as Hillside's agent. "We are very excited to be working with a team of individuals who are passionate about wine and the wine business," states Bill Carpenter, President of Hillside Estate Winery, "This change in representation will increase our profile in one of the key markets for our brand."

Simmer Fine Wine & Spirits is a liquor agency specializing in representing and importing unique wines and spirits from around the world into Alberta. Their products are marketed and serviced by their knowledgeable, experienced, and committed sales team to buyers, managers, and Sommeliers in the hospitality industry as well as liquor retailers.

Brian Koshman, Simmer's President, states that, "We believe it is the spirit of a valued partnership with our customers and suppliers that makes Simmer. Our agency has many years of experience and knowledge of the wine and spirits industry, outstanding and well-versed financial management, marketing and business development aptitude. We are very pleased that Hillside Estate Winery will be the only British Columbia winery in our portfolio in the Alberta market."

Hillside Estate Winery and Bistro is a small lot, boutique winery producing 12,000 cases per year of ultra-premium wines produced from 100% Canadian grapes. The Winery, Bistro and their vineyards are located on the scenic Naramata Bench, in Penticton, British Columbia.

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