Savage and Cooke Distillery has announced the hire of long-time bar industry expert, Arthur Sutley.
Located on historic Mare Island, just outside of San Francisco, Savage and Cooke produce Second Glance American Whiskey, The Burning Chair Bourbon, Lip Service Rye, Bad Sweater Whiskey and a soon-to-launch bottled craft cocktail line called Home School. The distillery was founded by famed wine maker Dave Phinney, one of Napa Valley’s most acclaimed wine makers.
Sutley will be assuming the role of Director of Northeast & Strategic accounts, managing programing, relationships, and sales strategy for the Northeast markets. Previously, Sutley has worked growing businesses and profits for a range of beverage industry brands. “I am thrilled to be a part of a spirit’s portfolio experiencing such growth trajectory and this dynamic team. Watching Savage and Cooke flourish over the past 4 years, then having the opportunity to bring my expertise to continue growth is truly exciting,” shared Arthur Sutley.
“We are thrilled to announce Arthur Sutley as our Director of Northeast & Strategic Accounts for Savage & Cooke. Arthur brings a unique set of skills and experience that encompasses the trade itself along with branches of expert knowledge in the areas of hospitality, sales and marketing while also keenly knowing the right brand moments for the day life and nightlife,” said Lauren Blanchard, General Manager for Savage & Cooke. “This exciting announcement reflects our continued commitment to growing our brand position within the