With over 2 decades in the industry, Chris has spent years in hospitality service, and has a decade of experience serving many roles within the Charmer Sunbelt Group, including Beverage Development Specialist. Serving as the 'go to' for all things beverage within their distributor and judging of many prestigious cocktail competitions in the north east corridor, as well as extensive experience in the development of many beverage programs across all on premise / retail channels.
Not only as a member of the USBG for 7+ years, Chris has also served as an active council member withhin the Philadelphia Chapter. In addition to his continued efforts to help develop, train, and educate the market, Chris has achieved multiple accolades within the industry, including many for his efforts in the WSWA Call for Cocktails competitions, and a win at the 2013 Iron Mixologist competition. His cocktails have been featured in various trade and media publications, and he has also conducted cocktail seminars at such events as the world renowned Epcot Food and Wine Show, and Bar Convent Berlin.