Fall 2018

David Alan

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Manager of Trade Education & Mixology

David Alan joined the PatrĂ³n Spirits Company as Manager of Trade Education & Mixology in 2015, with nearly two decades in the hospitality industry. In 2007 he founded the Tipsy Texan consultancy, based in his hometown of Austin, TX, working around the United States, promoting his agenda of making the world a friendlier place for beverage alcohol. He is a co-founder of the Texas chapter of the United States Bartenders Guild (USBG) and in 2013 he published his first book, Tipsy Texan: Spirits and Cocktails from the Lone Star State. David can be reached at