Congratulations to our tremendous construction, engineering, architectural, legal, and interior design team that helped us create the Bardstown Bourbon Company.

Congratulations to our tremendous construction, engineering, architectural, legal, and interior design team that helped us create the Bardstown Bourbon Company.

From left to right: Kevin Hayden, Don Whitney, Brian Newton, Tom Crume, Jamie Thompson, Angie Mattingly, Steve Nally, David Mandell, Nick Smith, Carrie Hutchins, Delvin Smith, Jay Smith, Daniel Pugh, Garnett Black, Becky Carrick, Gary Jarboe, Andrew Jury and Daniel Linde.

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

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: Kevin Hayden, Don Whitney, Brian Newton, Tom Crume, Jamie Thompson, Angie Mattingly, Steve Nally, David Mandell, Nick Smith, Carrie Hutchins, Delvin Smith, Jay Smith, Daniel Pugh, Garnett Black, Becky Carrick, Gary Jarboe, Andrew Jury and Daniel Linde.

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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.