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Movers and Shakers with April Wachtel

Aug 18, 2022

Today's interview is with Lance Winters and Dave Smith from St. George Spirits.

Lance is the Master Distiller and Dave is the Head Distiller for St. George Spirits, one of the pioneer craft distilleries in the United States.

Founded by Jorg Rupf in 1982, St. George originally distilled eau de vie, then birthed and...


Aug 10, 2022

Today’s interview is a special episode on the Enthuse Foundation Pitch Competition coming up in November of 2022.

Some of you know, I worked with the Foundation when they were starting out four years ago, and the event remains near and dear to my heart. It’s a competition for women founders in food, beverage, and...


Aug 2, 2022

Today's episode is an interview with Andrew Merinoff.

Andrew is the founder of DisPact Ventures, an investment fund focused on emerging retail, food & beverage and technology brands, and is also the co-founder of Chinola Passionfruit Liqueur. 

Andrew’s experience spans multiple sectors and industries, including F&B,...


Jul 26, 2022

Today's episode is an interivew with the man, the myth, the legend, David Gluckman.

David is the Author of the book “That S*it Will Never Sell,” and is the creator of Baileys (the number one selling liqueur in history, which has sold billions of bottles across 160 countries. David is also the mind behind...


Jun 29, 2022

Today's guest is Jackie Summers- a James Beard Finalist AND judge; a seasoned public speaker, and the creator of the award-winning Sorel Liqueur.
 
His accolades are FAR too many to list, but to give you a small sampling, he’s been named one of the world’s “100 Most Influential Bar Industry Figures” by Drinks...