EDUCATION: Apprenticeship under London Spirits Icon, Dick Bradsell
BACKGROUND: Co-Founder London Academy of Bartending (LAB)
CURRENTLY: Senior Portfolio Ambassador BACARDI
WHY HE IS AMAZING: Colin’s career took off when he worked as the cocktail guide for The Good Food Show alongside Anthony Worral Thompson. From there, at age 22, Colin co-founded the London Academy of Bartending (LAB) with the goal of teaching everything he had learned to colleagues and beverage companies. He has dedicated himself to cocktail and spirits education ever since. Colin was the co-host of Cocktail Kings, a British show on the Discovery Travel Channel. Colin was also nominated for a 2014 Spirited Award in the American Brand Ambassador Category, by Tales of the Cocktail, the benchmark industry event.