2021 Presenters

2021 Keynote Presenters


Nick Buzzell

Chairman & Chief Executive Officer Spirits Network

Lester Jones

Chief Economist National Beer Wholesalers Association

Peggy Noe Stevens

Founder Bourbon Women Founder & President Peggy Noe Stevens & Associates

2021 Presenters


Melissa Autilio Fleischut

President and CEO New York State Restaurant Association

Andrew Coplon

Founder Secret Hopper Founder Craft Beer Professionals

Sean Dolan

General Manager MassMutual Center Arena & Convention Center

Theresa Dorr

Direct to Consumer, Hospitality, Market Strategy & Direct to Consumer Club Consultant VinoShipper

Nicole Eilers

Marketing Director Iowa Wine Growers Association

Taylor Foxman

Founder & CEO The Industry Collective

Eric Franco

Partner RAYO

Susanne Fullerton

Co-Founder Fullerton Wines

Andres Gomez

Director, Food & Beverage MGM Resorts International – Detroit

Josh Jacobs

Co-Founder and CEO Speakeasy Co.

Quinton Jay

Proprietor Bacchus Wine Shop (BWS) Founder and Managing Director Bacchus Consulting Group (BCG)

Courtney McKee

CEO Headframe Spirits

Dave Oz

Creator & Owner Bathtub Gin

Sean O’Leary

Irish Liquor Lawyer

Ben Reese

Owner Lionheart Coffee Company

Donald Seitz

National Program Director – Craft Beverage The Cincinnati Insurance Companies

Eric Thelen

Founder and CEO Oznr

Ryan Thompson

Founder 10th Mountain Whiskey and Spirit Company

John Urlaub

Owner Rohrbach Brewing Company

Talia Vernon Spera

Vice President, Festivals & Live Events Next Glass, Inc.

Jennie Weiland

Managing Director, Small Business PayneWest Insurance