Melanie Bolduc grew up in Auburn, Maine. She studied Political Science at the University of Southern Maine and graduated in 1998. Following graduation, she worked briefly for Guinness in Boston. Melanie later went onto work for Master Chef Raymond Ost for 3 years in Harvard Square. At Sandrine's Bistro, her love of wine began.
In the years that followed, Melanie moved to Dublin, Ireland where she was actively involved with the Inner-City restaurant schene. She sold Italian wine in Dublin and continued her WSET education while there. Melanie would later obtain her WSET Advance Certificate from the Wine Academy in Thomastown, Kilkenny. With sixteen solid years of wine experience under her belt, Melanie created Vine Time TV in 2018. Melanie currently resides in Portland, Maine.
"I created Vine Time TV to show people the importance of responsible wine production globally. If you are going to put organic produce on your table, why not try organic wine?" -Melanie