Sales Consultants – NJ

Joseph Bertucci – Sales Consultant – jbertucci@ – 215-788-1300 EX 422

Joseph joined Vintage Imports in the spring of 2018 after several years working for a small boutique importer of wines from Spain and Chile.  A life-long passion for skiing and hiking has lead him throughout the French, Austrian, Swiss, and Italian Alps in search of their most majestic powder runs but always allowing for a few days to explore historic wine regions.

Joseph, his wife Lynn, and twin sons Gianni and Marco enjoy skiing (like it or not), climbing in the Adirondacks, and the grandeur of life in Central New Jersey.

Courtney Chesonis – Sales Consultant – – 215-788-1300 EX 407

Courtney is an accomplished professional who previously worked in the Entertainment industry over 17 years for numerous television networks: NBC, USA, HISTORY and SYFY. She decided to turn her interest in wine into a hobby and that hobby into a passion which resulted in a career change to the wine/spirit industry.

Courtney’s diverse set of skills have helped her excel in this industry without having any previous sales experience. Her commitment, preparation and persistence has lead to her many successes. Clients refer to Courtney as gregarious, reliable and vivacious. She prides herself in this as we know the industry is built around relationships and trust.

Through hard work and dedication, Courtney has been fortunate to have furthered her education by winning numerous sales trip visiting countries of the wines we represent. If you asked Courtney how she got into the business, her response would be “Vintage Imports has been a wonderful company to work for and I am appreciative that they took a chance on a ‘newbie’. “ Courtney has been a Vintage Imports rep now for 5 years and oversees Northern NJ.

Lindsey Morrison – Sales Consultant – – 215-788-1300 EX 423

Before Vintage, Lindsey spent the last 19 years in the hospitality industry, most recently opening restaurants in NJ and across Philadelphia. A Jersey girl born and raised, she realized quickly her Rutgers degree was no match for the for challenges and satisfaction that came from the high pressure environment of creating experiences for customers, clients and employees that would not be forgotten.

Her goal at Vintage is to take that passion for perfection to help inspire and create a wine, spirits and cocktail list that best reflects each individual account while fostering the relationships that are built on trust and laughter.

When not working Lindsey can be found hiking, reading, watching the Yankees, running or playing with any dog that comes within petting range, including two of her own (and counting!)

Sandy Sherrard – Sales Consultant – – 215-788-1300 EX 417

Sandy has been with Vintage Imports since March 2003. Before that, he had a long tenure at Dun & Bradstreet in marketing, market research, and strategic planning. Through the years, Sandy has opened and serviced many new accounts for Vintage Imports across New Jersey, but now focuses on accounts in Mercer, Middlesex, and Monmouth counties. He and his wife, Suzanne, have visited wineries in California, Greece and France (Burgundy).

Erin Peters – Sales Consultant – epeters@ – 215-788-1300 EX 404

Before finding a home at Vintage Imports, Erin dabbled in various career paths across different industries. With a strong attention to detail and creative side, she spent most of her time working in account service roles at pharma-ad agencies, but also worked in underwriting before ultimately landing in sales. She first worked with a national candy, snack and beverage distributor before coming to Vintage, which gave her the foundation she needed before moving into wine. Those who have come to know Erin over the past 2 years she’s been with Vintage, will tell you that it feels like she’s been here longer. She is an authentic individual and hard worker, always devoted to helping others. Along with being incredibly organized, these qualities make her not only great at what she does, but a real asset to her customers.

Craig Smith – Sales Consultant – – 215-788-1300 EX 418

After spending 12 years working for a large package delivery service, Craig decided it was time to change careers. While in transition, he took a job at a large retail package store for ‘fun’. It was there that he developed a passion for wine. After 8 years in retail, he joined the Vintage Imports sales team, where he has spent the last 7 years cultivating strong relationships with customers and suppliers, alike. Craig earned his WSET level 3 certification in 2008. In his spare time, he enjoys camping, riding his fat tire bike and traveling the country with his wife to watch his beloved Phillies.