Vietnam and Chivas Regal: A Salesman’s Story

A Journey to Open a New Market in 1994 (A True Story) Ted McDonnell was a top-notch salesperson in the Asia-Pacific/Global Duty-Free division of Seagram Spirits and Wine Group. (SSWG or ‘swig’ as it was referred to.) Ted had spent his career living in Australia, Hong Kong, and Guam as a regional director fixing problems…

Brokers Premium Gin sold to the McCormick Distillery Company

Dear McCormick Friends, (Please read below) Good news:  Broker Premium Gin announced, today, it will now become part of the McCormick’s Distillery portfolio. Martin and Andy Dawson will stay on for a couple years in the role as Brand Ambassadors for McCormick’s ownership of Brokers Gin. I had the fortune to have worked with Brokers…

2008 Frontier Award- Logistic Company Name Change

The Wayzata Logistic Company takes a special pride in this    FDFA/AFHT award as Patron Spirits first & exclusive                  Asia/Pacific logistic & supply chain.  In three years, the Patron Tequila Brand has gone from being a USA-centric to becoming a global player. The Patron Spirits Company set up its first international division in the…

Liberty Lighthouse Group will open a specialty Mexican Spirits Agency

Friends, In 2012 Liberty Lighthouse Group will open a specialty Mexican Spirits Agency. Over the past several years, Liberty Lighthouse Group introduced the 100% Blue Agave Tequila’s into the Asia Pacific region. Since 2005 to 2011 we managed the launch and supported Patron Spirits growth region wide. Most recently, in 2010 we launched Casa Noble…

Liberty Lighthouse Group Second Decade!

Liberty Lighthouse Group Second Decade! A new Decade has brought a new starts for Liberty Lighthouse Group. Most of you know me from the Liberty Lighthouse Group company. Liberty Lighthouse Group was established on March 17, 2000. As we enter our second decade of doing business we are not celebrating but preparing ourselves for what we believe will be a far better decade for…

Alcoholic Beverage Sales & Marketing Agency

The Liberty Lighthouse Group (LLG) is an alcoholic beverage sales and marketing Agency. LLG’s key objective is to support its Brand Companies to either establish new brands or to further support established brands throughout Asia/Pacific distribution channels. LLG focuses 100% of its energy in developing spirit brands from the Americas and European Union, with the…