The Teeling Whiskey Company has announced the appointment of Kevin Hurley as Global Brand Ambassador for the company. Kevin has been working in the drinks industry in Ireland for over 15 years.
As Global Brand Ambassador for Teeling, Kevin will be in charge of the overall promotion of the brand through education of the Teeling portfolio of Irish Whiskeys.
Kevin has worked in and managed some of Dublin’s finest cocktail establishments, most notably The Liquor Rooms. Widely regarded as Ireland’s premier cocktail bar, The Liquor Rooms won numerous industry accolades while Kevin was at the helm.
More recently, Kevin was a co-founder of the Irish Craft Cocktail Awards. The awards, first held in 2014, have been created for the benefit of the Irish cocktail industry by the cocktail industry.
On his appointment, Kevin Hurley commented: “I’m proud to be associated with an authentic Irish brand such as the Teeling Whiskey Company and I’m looking forward to contributing to the worldwide education of bartenders and consumers on the merits of Irish whiskey and its potential for use in cocktails.”