WHISKIES OF THE WORLD - 2018 JUDGES

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Steve Beal
World Renowned
Whisky Expert

Emily Boone
Whisky Specialist
Seven Grand Whiskey Bar

Tom Koerner
Spirit Guide
Seven Grand Whiskey Bar

Jeramy Campbell
Assistant Manager
Seven Grand Whiskey Bar

Kevin Rhodes
Cocktail Specialist
The Eleanor / Sourced Cocktails

Dennis Gobis
Co-Owner/Operator
The Roosevelt Room & The Eleanor

Justin Lavenue
Co-Owner/Operator
The Roosevelt Room & The Eleanor

Jennifer Keyser
General Manager
Beverage Director

Holy Roller

Mike Groener
CEO/President
Genius Liquids
Host Show de Vie Podcast

Greg Randle
Wine & Spirits Business Consultant

Good Taste Report Founder

Lana Lindsley
Bulleit Frontier Whiskey
Cultural Ambassador
North American
Whiskey Specialist

Mike Raymond
Founder and Beverage Director
Reserve 101, Houston’s Premier Whisky Bar

Jason Stevens
Director of Beverage
La Corsha Hospitality Group

Jennifer Dunn
Brand Ambassador
Luxco Brands

David Maguire
Co-Owner
The Austin Shaker

Purav Patel
Owner
Village Liquors

Beth Brooks
Pernod Ricard Specialist
Venture Brand Spirits

Kevin Stein
Regional Manager

Twin Liquors

Jeff Boley
Beverage Manager
Townsend

David “Bart” Bartlett
Whisky Guru
Beverage World

John McEntire
Spirits Specialist

Whisky Connoisseur

Ken Seeber
Wine & Spirits Consultant
Twin Liquors

Becca Yannone
Bartender UB Preserv