Daughter of B.C. wine legend Harry McWatters, Christa-Lee McWatters is an active voice within the Canadian wine industry. She is the former chair of the BC Wine Institute and a director of the Canadian Vintners Association. Currently, McWatters sits on the board of directors for Wine Growers Canada, Wine Growers British Columbia and Les Dames d’Escoffier.
Time Family of Wines
TRAVEL DESTINATION: “Portugal, Italy.” TOUGHEST CHALLENGE: “Negotiating the sale of our family winery business at the beginning of COVID.” GREATEST SUCCESS: “Successfully launching or rebranding eight BC VQA wineries.” LOOKING AHEAD: “Looking to more than double the size of our business.”