Leon is the owner of Mission Creek Wine Cellars and opened the store in October 1998.
In the same mall for the last 11 years, the history of Mission Creek Wine Cellars began as a “little” winemaking shop to where it is today – one of the biggest in Kelowna.
Leon has lived in Kelowna since 1976 and is married to local Realtor, Jaime Briggs. Leon has one son Jonny, 15 years old. When not working, Leon enjoys his time wakesurfing on the lake, snowboarding at Big White, or travelling the world with his wife.
His favourite white wine is the Winexpert Eclipse Mosel Gewurztraminer while his favourite red wine is the Winexpert Eclipse Lodi Ranch 11 Cabernet Sauvignon.