MEET OUR TEAM
Founder & CEO
Differential Mechanic, Wandering Physicist, Wannabe Motocross Rider, All-Around Numbers and Finance Guy. I am happily married to the Wild Tonic Queen Bee. We have two dogs and live in Sedona, AZ in the winter and Eastern WA State in the summer. I love Whiskeys from all over the world and Love the people of Good Spirits and Nevada!
Robert Davies comes to Good Spirits Distributing with extensive experience in all aspects of the Liquor Industry including Regional Wine & Spirits Buyer for Wholefoods Market, President of Trader Vic’s Restaurant Group, the Australian Trade Commission overseeing all of the wine imports and VP of Operations for Mary’s Pizza Shack out of Sonoma County. Robert’s philosophy on business is customer service centric and paying attention to the details. Robert hails from Australia originally and has lived and worked throughout the world including London, the Caribbean, Mid-East, San Francisco and Las Vegas.
Executive Assistant to the CEO
Director of Supplier Management
Originally moving here as a student at UNLV, Kevin has been a resident of Las Vegas since 1998. With over 15 years in the sales industry he brings a great deal of insight and experience to the Good Spirits Team. When not at work you can find him hiking, fishing, & camping with this family and friends.
Marketing and Events Manager
Candice has over 15 years of experience in the Las Vegas entertainment industry working at venues ranging from intimate theaters including The Pearl concert theater at The Palms Hotel and Casino to large scale arenas such as, MGM Grand Garden and T-Mobile Arena. With her expertise in advancing and executing events such as conventions, concerts and sports, you can expect setting a new standard on product knowledge, guest experience and team building will be at the forefront of every event. In her downtime, Candice enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling and attending concerts.
Corporate Account Manager
Brandon has lived in Las Vegas for 3 years and loving every second of it! He’s a seasoned vet with 10 years of experience, specializing in off-premise corporate accounts and large chain accounts. In his spare time he enjoys going dirt biking and playing all sports.
Account Manager, Sommelier, Cicerone
Dan has been in Las Vegas over 21 years with 10 in the adult beverage business. When he’s not working, he enjoys spending time at home with his family and getting off-road in his Jeep whenever possible.
Originally from Southern California, Jennifer began working in the Food and Beverage industry when she was a teenager. After landing in Las Vegas, she continued as a bartender for Resort Casino Corporations including Station Casinos, MGM Resorts-Mandalay Bay and Live Nation-House of Blues. After 30+ years she jumped to distribution sales side of the business with a focus toward on-premise accounts, a long time goal and dream of hers. Outside of her passion for her work, she is a mother of young adult son/college athlete, a lover of baseball, music and all things “CRAFT”.
Account Manager – Off-Premise
Francis Mariani has been in the consumer packaged goods industry for 3 years. He specializes in the small off-premise outlet and c-store channels.
Lead Brand Ambassador
A Vegas native, Renea has over eight years of combined experience in food and beverage and sales. Living in Las Vegas has drawn her to the exciting world of wine and spirits. She would like to learn the ins and outs of the liquor distribution industry and one day manage her own company. Renea is extremely approachable and is known for her ability to provide great customer service and create strong relationships with suppliers.
Sr. Account Manager – Northern NV
Kirk lived in Italy for 9 years where his love of wine and the culinary arts was born. Upon arriving in Vegas in ’95 he started his first of two restaurants named Jazzed Café and Vinoteca, a late night venture catering to service industry and entertainment, which he sold in 2005. From 2006 to 2018 Kirk owned and operated his own liquor distributorship.
Kirk is excited about joining the great team at Good Spirits Distributing and bringing his over 20 years of experience to continue to grow the Northern Nevada territory.
Sales Support Northern, NV
After touring the world with the Beach Boys, Connie came to Las Vegas where she was featured in the Lance Burton Show for 14 years. During this time she also helped operate two restaurants she started with her husband and raised her new family. She has spent the last 12 years working for a small independent liquor distributor based in Las Vegas, the last two of which were spent as key accounts specialist for off-premise. Connie is excited to join the Good Spirits Distributing team and combining her energies and knowledge with this exciting and talented group of people.
Warehouse / Delivery Manager – Northern NV
While running his own small business for over 13 years (mostly in Reno), Scott learned a wide range of business disciplines, such as accounting, marketing, and graphic design. He has lived in Reno since 2006 and, in his free time, likes to take advantage of this region’s natural amenities through activities like skiing, hiking, boating, and camping.