Talent

2017 Talent

Whiskey Brand Champion Cindy Sepulveda is the Whiskey Brand Champion in South Florida representing Brown-Forman whiskies. She has been in the spirits industry for over 10 years with vast knowledge of bourbon and whisk(e)y history, production, and flavor profiles. Her job is to handle all......

A Brazilian natural with some Argentinian blood, Fernanda Neves portrays both the distinguished Brazilian charisma and the well-known Argentinian determination. Her true grit has been evident from a young age. She first became a protagonist of her own life at age 18 after graduating High......

Lauren Kushner is The Jack Daniels Family of Brands Brand Ambassador for South Florida. Originally from Delaware, she has over 12 years of experience in the Beverage Industry and is globally recognized by the Wine and Spirits Education Trust for her Level 2 Certification. Lauren is proud to represent......

AFROHEAD South Florida Rum Ambassador AFROHEAD Premium Aged Dark Rum was blended for the storytellers, the rebels, the pioneers. These same words describe AFROHEAD Rum’s South Florida Ambassador, Randy Rapposelli, and his role with the brand. As a storyteller, Rapposelli will be leading brand and......

Rum Savant, AFROHEAD Rum Nothing defines Toby Tyler. This free spirit turned rum blender effortlessly moves from behind the bar to the recording studio to catching waves. It’s undeniable, though, that his meticulous palette and vision for crafting the perfect aged dark rum earned him......