Robin Robinson is an independent consultant to the spirits industry, with a focus on providing small independent brands sales, marketing and activation expertise; as well as a knowledge trainer for wholesale sales organizations. A life-long whisky aficionado going back decades, Robin was previously the US Brand Manager and Ambassador for the boutique blender Compass Box Whisky, helping that brand achieve sales growth to increase its identification and market share in the US. Robin started his career in show business in stand-up comedy, improvisational acting and legitimate theatre, with stage, film, TV and radio credits in his background. For the past 7 years, Robin created and teaches the popular “Whiskey Smackdown” series of classes at New York’s renown Astor Center, a fast-paced, entertaining and knowledge-filled 2 hours.
Hold on to your (gl)asses!
“Robin Robinson is a force of nature. I am confident there is no other person on earth with anything close to his combination of whisky knowledge, infectious energy and rapier-like wit!”
Compass Box Whisky Co.