Scott Ellis

A 20-year industry veteran, Scott has worked in a variety of roles from bartending and managing restaurants to representing a craft spirits portfolio in the San Francisco area before proudly joining Compass Box Whisky Co. in 2016. Scott has a strong background in beer and wine as well as all categories of distilled spirits but has always considered Scotch whisky as the apex of the spirits world. Scott is currently responsible for managing Compass Box in the Western US, and holds the WSET Level 3 as well as being honored to be a judge in the San Francisco World Spirits Competition since 2016.