Michelina Crecco

President

Villa Romana Estate Winery

Headshot of Michelina Crecco

Michelina Crecco was elected president in May of 2018. Prior to this she served on the board of directors.

Michelina is an accomplished professional with over 25 progressive years’ experience in a broad range of industries including insurance, financial services, health care, manufacturing, and information technology. She has extensive experience in Business Consulting, Quality Assurance, Quality Control, and Project Management, with a key emphasis on Business Architecture, Business Operations and managing Client Relations.  She has also recently obtained the WSET Level 1 Certification.

As President of Villa Romana Estate Winery, Michelina oversees everything from vineyard management, harvesting, winemaking and marketing to sales and distribution. Her strengths in consulting are key factors in the development of front office and back-office processes and operating procedures to lead the effective Operation of the winery. Her background in information technology will ensure the pursuit of technology solutions fit the business architecture and organization to drive process improvement and manage Client Relations. Michelina oversees all positions and ensures all winery Business licenses, by-laws (e.g. Niagara Region and Town of Lincoln) are in compliance.

When she is not working, Michelina relaxes while crocheting beautiful hand-made apparel and gift items. She also loves to cook, but most of all, Michelina loves a beautiful sunset, often while sitting on the patio, enjoying the view of the vineyard and sipping a glass of scrumptious wine with her husband Ugo.