About Us

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Boutique Wines has a simple goal. To connect the world’s most passionate producers of quality wines with Canada’s most passionate wine consumers. Our success is the result of the relationships we build between producers, customers, and our team. These Core Values have developed Boutique Wines into the trusted importer of the worlds’ finest wines:

 
 

01
Delighting the Customer

We believe in shared success with our customers.

02
Continuous Improvement

We strive daily to find a better way to service our customers, suppliers and partners

03
Winning Together

We are small but we are a team. We actively encourage participation, debate, and the sharing of information and ideas while recognizing great performance.

04
Pride of Performance

We keep our promises. We thrive on challenges and take pride in being a can do company.

 

Meet the Team

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Brock Guthrie

Brock is Boutique Wines President & Owner. Born & raised in Perth, Western Australia , Brock emigrated to Canada in 2005 where he landed in Vancouver and never left. Brock is responsible for the sourcing and overall sales of Boutique Wines.

Brock is a passionate lover of food, wine and travel and exploring new cities and cultures. A keen sportsman during downtime can often be found on the golf or tennis court or watching his favourite football and hockey teams.

Brock is married to his gorgeous wife Darcia and father to their two fur babies Marley & Coco.

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Darcia BOWER

Working in the placement industry since 1991, Darcia Bower realized a goal and responded to a need when she started her company Expert Recruiters in 1999. After 18 years of success with her business, she has taken her passion for unique and vintage wines and utilized her driving business force to help launch Boutique Wines in 2015.

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Jason Exton

Jason is the Alberta Sales Representative for Boutique Wines. Originally from Leeds in the UK, he moved to Canada in early 2013 – since arriving he has attained WSET Level 2 and 3, and is one exam from completing the Level 4 Diploma. He has 12 years progressive work experience in Restaurants his focus has always been on wine; since moving to Calgary he has had the pleasure of working on some of the finest wine lists in the city.

His passion and love for wines that are true to their roots (pun intended!) are some of the few things that drew him to Boutique Wines. Outside of work life, Jason has 2 dogs who he loves to spend time with, and when he is not drinking wine, he enjoys snowboarding, and when it isn’t snowing, he's usually outdoors taking in the fresh Alberta mountain air.