WHISKIES OF THE WORLD

2021 JUDGES

Josh Gelfand

Whisk(e)y Warden/Spirit Guide 

Virginia Miller

Perfect Spot Website Creator
Spirits, Food, and Wine Writer, Judge, Critic

Tony Devencenzi

SF World Spirits Comp Judge

Koray Kaan Ozdemir

Whisky Monster
West Coast Reg. Manager
Paul John Indian SM Whisky

Joshua Thinnes

Whisky Evangelist
Founder Subtle Spirits

Kimberley Drake

Bond & Royal Spirits Company
Portfolio Manager

Chris Wright

Luxury Spirits Specialist
Beam Suntory San Francisco

Ted Sloniker

Whisky Educator and Aficionado

Summer-Jane Bell

Executive Sales Manager JVS Imports, SF World Spirits Competition Judge

Steve Beal

World Renowned
Whisky Expert

Christopher Null

Editor-in-Chief
Drinkhacker

Marcello Grande

Chief Creative Officer, Partner
First Person Inc

Carolyn Sellar

Founder
Adventures in Whisky

Russ Kempton

Certified Specialist of Spirits & Owner of Speaking of Grapes and Grains LLC

Karri Kiyuna

Highland Park Market Specialist

Eric Nielsen

Owner 55 South

Dan Burns

Beverage Manager Lazlo, Foreign Cinema