From left to right: Tom Crume, Billy Newkirk, Gary Jarboe, Steve Nally, Todd Buster, Nick Smith, Jay Smith, John Slucher, Kathy Graham, Jamie Thompson, Jim Winters, Becky Carrick, Terry Cahoe, Shannon Hatfield, Danny Pugh, Sandy Stone, Mark Devers, Carrie Hutchins, Garnett Black, Jason Hall, Don Whitney, Del Smith, Jordan Casey, , Jason Smith, Chris Carter, Kevin Hayden, Andy Carney, David Mandell, and John Bradshaw. Not pictured: Dan Linde, Alex Parman, Brian Newton, Justin Edlen, Chris Henning, and Andrew Jury.

We've assembled one of the most talented whiskey production teams in the industry, with a combined average experience of over 15 years.

From left to right: Tom Crume, Billy Newkirk, Gary Jarboe, Steve Nally, Todd Buster, Nick Smith, Jay Smith, John Slucher, Kathy Graham, Jamie Thompson, Jim Winters, Becky Carrick, Terry Cahoe, Shannon Hatfield, Danny Pugh, Sandy Stone, Mark Devers, Carrie Hutchins, Garnett Black, Jason Hall, Don Whitney, Del Smith, Jordan Casey, , Jason Smith, Chris Carter, Kevin Hayden, Andy Carney, David Mandell, and John Bradshaw. Not pictured: Dan Linde, Alex Parman, Brian Newton, Justin Edlen, Chris Henning, and Andrew Jury.

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David Mandell, President & CEO From Chief of Staff of the Federal Aviation Administration to creating some of the most innovative products in beverage alcohol and beyond, David helped build small organizations and manage large ones. He and his team have a vision for Bardstown Bourbon – – and it is an exciting one.

Garnett Black, Vice President, Events, Hospitality & Tourism Garnett’s managed the traveling circus for Ringing Brothers and produced some of the highest-end events across the country. She knows what it means to provide first-class service, which is the only type of service we will offer at Bardstown Bourbon.

Steve Nally, Master Distiller What more can you say about Steve Nally: Hall of Fame Master Distiller with the deepest passion for making the finest bourbon. He’s been doing it for more than 40 years, and we’re proud to have him leading Bardstown Bourbon.

Daniel Linde, Chief Financial Officer & Chief Operating Officer From the ground floor building start-up companies in the beverage alcohol and tech sectors to working with the largest companies in investment banking, Dan knows what it takes to bring a project like Bardstown to life.