Warren Walden


Black Sheep Founder and Proprietor

Warren is a dynamic ISG accredited Sommelier with a breadth of experience; he has been enjoying a very successful career working on the import agency side of the wine business since 2008.  Warren approaches his role as that of building solid, honest relationship with whom he works.  He is respected by customers and peers alike for his professionalism and passion.

Prior to joining the wholesale side of the wine business, Warren spent many years in the restaurant industry; working most recently as Sommelier and in Operations positions at some of Canada’s top restaurants and hotels. His rounded experiences have also included retail sales, construction work and project coordination before discovering his passion for wine.

In addition to his love for fine food, wine and travel, Warren is a dedicated father of two young children and an avid outdoorsman.