After twenty-five years in the Information Technology industry, including six years as Chief Information Officer of FedEx Canada, Nancy decided to pursue her passion in the wine business. In 2004, she started Worldwide Cellar, a boutique wine agency in Ontario, Canada, specializing in representing family owned wineries from Spain, France and Australia.
Nancy passed the WSET Diploma with Merit in 2010. She was awarded the Drinks Ontario's Brian Kirkwood Memorial Scholarship Award in 2008 for achieving the highest mark in the region for the WSET Diploma Unit 3 exam. Nancy passed the Wine Scholar Guild’s French Wine Scholar, Italian Wine Scholar and Spanish Wine Scholar with honours or highest honours. She has also passed all of the Wine Scholar Guild’s Master Level courses. Named IWEG's Educator of the Year in 2015, Nancy is a certified Bordeaux Tutor through L’Ecole du Vin de Bordeaux and a Rhone Master through Inter-Rhone. Nancy has travelled extensively throughout the wine regions of the world.