Congratulations to our Drinks Ontario Winners! Mar. 08, 2018

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IWEG's Drinks Ontario Award Winners

At its annual awards gala held on Friday March 2, Drinks Ontario and its members honoured individuals in the industry who have helped enhance consumers’ knowledge of and appreciation for beverage alcohol products in the Ontario marketplace.

IWEG proudly congratulates four IWEG students and one IWEG alumna on their accomplishments:

Amanda Mustard - Jack Ackroyd Memorial Scholarship Award

  • Sponsored by HHD Imports
  • Honours the top-achieving Wine & Spirit Education Trust student in Level 2

Vladimir Turetsky - Jack Ackroyd Memorial Scholarship Award

  • Sponsored by Arterra Wines Canada
  • Honours the top-achieving Wine & Spirit Education Trust student in Level 3

Chris Robertson - David A. Churchill Memorial Scholarship Award

  • Sponsored by VINEXX
  • Honours the top-achieving Wine & Spirit Education Trust student in Level 4, Unit 1

Amanda Davis - Brian Kirkwood Memorial Scholarship Award

  • Sponsored by Kirkwood Diamond Canada
  • Honours the top-achieving Wine & Spirit Education Trust student in Level 4 

Carolyn O’Grady-Gold, LCBO Vice President Merchandising - Industry Partner Award

  • This award is given in recognition of this party's successful efforts in working closely with Drinks Ontario Members to enhance the appeal and enjoyment of beverage alcohol products in the Ontario marketplace. 

“IWEG is delighted for our WSET students who have won scholarship awards from our trade partners, Drinks Ontario members. These awards recognize outstanding achievements in WSET qualifications at IWEG and also showcase how the school’s instructors are dedicated to students achieving their personal and professional goals.” - Paul Miles, Executive Director of IWEG