Dominic Rivard, has for the past 22 years, pioneered the development of fruit wines across the world. He has owned and operated fruit wine and cider operations throughout most of this time, most recently part owner and founder of Muwin Estates and Bulwark Cider here in Nova Scotia. In addition, he has been involved in wine production and exportation projects with producers across North America, Europe and the Far East. He is a recognized authority on fruit wine production and is qualified sommelier, award winning commercial wine maker, distributor, exporter and author. Passionate about wine and fruit wine innovation, he provides consulting services to producers to drive innovation and change.