CGCN Board of Directors

About CGCN

The Canadian Grapevine Certification Network's Board of Directors is composed of members from Canada's four established provincial grape growing organizations.

CGCN Meetings

The CGCN Board of Directors holds meetings on the last Tuesday of each month to discuss relevant issues and administration of CGCN. If you wish to bring something to the attention of our Board of Directors, please get in touch.

Contact The CGCN Board


The Canadian Grapevine Certification Network's Board of Directors

The following are the current voting members of the CGCN Board of Directors:

BCWGC
British Columbia Wine Grape Council


Hans Buchler, Chair

Howard Soon, Director

GGO
Grape Growers of Ontario


Bill Schenck, Vice-Chair

Matthias Oppenlaender, Treasurer

CVQ
Quebec Wine Council


Louis Thomas, Director

From Our Team

  • CGCN certification will make a long-term contribution to the continuous pursuit of excellence of the Canadian wine sector by ensuring that the best quality, disease free propagating material is available to the grape industry.
    Hans Buchler, Chair of CGCN
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