Michael Gray


Michael Gray is a beverage professional. His passion for education within all tiers of the alcohol industry came after spending over a decade in the on premise hospitality segment operating some of the best bars and restaurants in the country. Michael’s experiences have led him to a position that will enable him to guide the industry into the future. As  marketing manager for the craft spirits portfolio within one of the largest distributors in Indiana Michael hopes to continue to bring the culture, history, and passion of the beverage producers from around the world to his consumer base. Current certifications include spirits and wine specialist through WSET, CSS, and more.

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