How We Got Started
Bret Tisdale has over 23 years of experience in the wine industry. He spent 6 years with Republic National Dist Co. in Austin Texas working with the On Premise Division in sales and management. After leaving the distributor, he spent several years with the acclaimed French import company Bercut Vandervoort where he managed the middle US, working closely with the network of Distributors in each market. In 2005 Bret partnered with a long time associate to help create Makin Wines International where he worked until the beginning of 2015.
In the first part of 2015, Bret founded Wine Source International and continues to import and represent a collection of quality wines and properties.
We strive to cultivate long term relationships with established producers of amazing wines. Focusing on small, family owned producers making wines that express the place; The region, appellation, vineyard and estate. Working closely with our Distributing partners to fill needs in the market and share amazing unique selections to the public.