DWWA 2013 Canada Judging Panel
Janet Dorozynski began tasting and studying about wine while completing her doctorate in Demography and Public Policy Studies. She has worked in various capacities relating to the Canadian and international wine industry for more than fifteen years, during which time she has also written about wine and taught and lectured about the business of wine. Janet holds the WSET Diploma, is a WSET Certified Educator, and a Professional Affiliate of the Cool Climate Oenology and Viticulture Institute (CCOVI) at Brock University. She currently works at Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, where she oversees a program to educate and assist Canadian Embassies in serving and promoting Canadian wine and alcoholic beverages, in addition to working with the industry on international market development and trade issues. Janet is also a principal critic and writer at WineAlign.com, one of Canada’s most popular wine websites, and has been judging at competitions across North and South America and Europe since 2001.