Our fearless leaders

Jim Chasteen

"We're making whiskey, not digging ditches." Former Real Estate Man turned beard sporter.

"We're making whiskey, not digging ditches."

Former Real Estate Man turned beard sporter.

Founder & Licensed Bootlegger

Charlie Thompson

"A good whiskey chase never goes astray." Recovering lawyer, with occasional relapses.

"A good whiskey chase never goes astray."

Recovering lawyer, with occasional relapses.

Founder & Licensed Bootlegger

 

Our supporting cast

Kelly Chasteen

"Her name was Maude and she drank whiskey all day from a fruit jar under the counter." Design expert & throwback vehicle enthusiast (Scouts, Airstreams, you name it)

"Her name was Maude and she drank whiskey all day from a fruit jar under the counter."

Design expert & throwback vehicle enthusiast (Scouts, Airstreams, you name it)

Head of Retail & EVENTS

Justin Manglitz

"Whiskey slows time and stops tyranny." From booze beginnings in a barn to Athens' home brew supply store to grain whispering at ASW, the trail has never gone cold.

"Whiskey slows time and stops tyranny."

From booze beginnings in a barn to Athens' home brew supply store to grain whispering at ASW, the trail has never gone cold.

HEAD DISTILLER & Lead fiddle

 

Chadwick Ralston

"My favorite subject is history. My favorite pastime is whiskey." Another recovering attorney with a backbone in software and a background in the written word.

"My favorite subject is history. My favorite pastime is whiskey."

Another recovering attorney with a backbone in software and a background in the written word.

Chief acorn officer

Josh Anderson

"Whiskey is liquid sunshine. I'm solid sunshine." A one-time pilot of the skies, now steering ASW sales on the ground.

"Whiskey is liquid sunshine. I'm solid sunshine."

A one-time pilot of the skies, now steering ASW sales on the ground.

Head of Sales & lead barnstormer

 

Casey Teague

"My favorite whiskey is the one in my glass."

"My favorite whiskey is the one in my glass."

BRAND AMBASSADOR & WHISKEY EXPERT

 

The roundtable

Tucker Berta-Sarkisian

PR & Marketing Extraordinaire for SweetWater Brewing Co.

PR & Marketing Extraordinaire for SweetWater Brewing Co.

 

Katie Kittredge

Former executive with Diageo for 10 years. Needs 2 hands to count the languages she speaks

Former executive with Diageo for 10 years. Needs 2 hands to count the languages she speaks

John Stephenson

Former President of the College Football Hall of Fame. Current Director: Strategic Partnerships & Special Projects at Chick-Fil-A

Former President of the College Football Hall of Fame. Current Director: Strategic Partnerships & Special Projects at Chick-Fil-A