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Becky Marte

Accounting Manager

What do you do at Black Hills?

I am the accounting manager. I spend the day doing numbers, spreadsheets, reconciliations.... All the behind the scenes work.

What did you do before?
I was in school getting my business degree.
 
How long have you been here?
Since March 2014.
 
Where are you from, originally?

Kent, England.

Siblings? 
I have two brothers and one sister.
 
What’s the best Black Hills event you have been to and why? 

Midsummer Night's Dream. I went to it for my stagette in 2016.

Stelvin or cork? 
No preference
 
Red, white, bubbles or rose? 

I like all of them.

Top 3 BC wines other than Black Hills? 

Deep Roots Winery Malbec, Fairview CellarsBucket O' Blood, La Frenz Winery Viognier

What’s your favourite grape? 

Syrah or Malbec

When you are not at Black Hills working, what are you doing? 

Either studying or spending time with my family

Pets or kids? 

I’ve got beautiful little Millie (my daughter) and we have a small dog named Pippa

Where was your last vacation? 

England 

What vacation spot is at the top of your bucket list? 

Cayman Islands

What’s your fav country? 

England

If you could acquire a skill or talent with the snap of a finger, what would it be? 

I would love to be able to draw.

Secret talent or achievement or skill people might not know you have? 

I had a lead role in Beauty & the Beast when I was 10. That was my moment of fame.

Watch sports/activity or do them? If so, which sport? 

I watch some hockey and American football with my hubby. I enjoy spin class and I have had a life-long passion for horse riding.

Sweet or salty? 

Salty.

Head chef or diner? 

Diner.

If you cook, favourite dish to cook?

British roast dinner.

Favourite dish to eat?

I do enjoy seafood.

Favourite pairing ever? 

Soft cheese and red wine with cheesy TV.

Most memorable meal? 

On our honeymoon we went to called El Farallon in Cabo San Lucas.

Favourite TV show? 

Coronation Street.

Favourite Black Hills wine other than NB? 
Viognier.

 

Book you are currently reading? 

It’s either an accounting textbook or Peppa Pig bedtime story.

Guilty pleasure? 

Chocolate.

Android or iPhone?

iPhone

Favourite app? 

Snap Chat