Simon Hunt

Old Forester Bourbon Celebrates 150 Years (Episode 842: October 25, 2020)

Very few Bourbon brands can claim much of a pre-Prohibition heritage, but Brown-Forman’s Old Forester can. George Garvin Brown created...

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William Grant & Sons Acquires Tuthilltown Spirits

April 18, 2017 – Seven years after buying the Hudson Whiskey brand from Tuthilltown Spirits founders Ralph Erenzo and Brian...

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The Balvenie’s David Stewart Hono(u)red by Queen Elizabeth

July 5, 2016 – The Balvenie’s longtime malt master, David Stewart, has virtually every award that can be presented to...

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Episode 567: December 19, 2015

This week, we’ll look at the business behind the whiskies we drink – and investors hope to profit from. More...

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William Grant & Sons CEO Stepping Down

December 17, 2015 – William Grant & Sons CEO Stella David is stepping down as CEO of the family-owned spirits...

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