Episode 4

Beyond the Drink: Fords Gin Brand Advocates, Nandini Khaund and Alex Maynard (S9/Ep.04)

Published on: 9th August, 2023

We’re joined by two extraordinary industry pros from the Fords Gin advocacy team, to talk about…gin!

Meet Nandini, the Brand Advocate for Chicago who has worked in some of Chicago’s most celebrated bars. She focuses her time educating bartenders and consumers on the Fords Gin brand.

Joining her is Alex, the Trade Advocacy Manager in Northern California, with an impressive background that spans the cocktail scenes of NYC, Miami, San Diego, and the Bay Area. His diverse experiences give him a unique perspective on the world of gin. 

These two industry pros also share their passion for social impact. Nandini introduces us to the inspiring organization Glass Half Full, while Alex highlights the incredible work of Dining For Justice. Enjoy this episode as we go Beyond the Drink… with Nandini Khaund and Alex Maynard.

This season is brought to you by Fords Gin, a gin created to cocktail.

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Beyond the Plate
Social Impact in the Culinary World
Join Andrew “Kappy” Kaplan as he sits down in-person with the world’s culinary elite to explore their journey into the food industry and the social impact they have made in their community. Every episode will share inspiring stories of what it means to be in today’s hospitality industry.

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