Breakthru South Carolina and Arizona Big Winners at 2018 Diageo Golden Bar Awards

8/14/2018

 

Breakthru Beverage Group was well represented last week at the 2018 Diageo Golden Bar Awards—the supplier’s annual two-day awards ceremony in Las Vegas honoring excellence in sales—besting key competitors in many of the top categories, including Distributor of the Year!

Day One: Awards for All Distributors

The first night pitted Breakthru against the competition, and we’re proud to say that we were able to bring home several of the top trophies for the evening.

AWARDS

Distributor of the Year: Breakthru South Carolina

 

Bulleit Sales: Breakthru Arizona

 

Ketel One Sales: Breakthru South Carolina

 

Tanqueray Sales: Breakthru Arizona

 

Advancing Responsible Drinking: Breakthru Arizona

 

Day Two: Awards for Breakthru Markets Only

 

The second evening was focused solely on Breakthru’s United Division markets and recognizing the stand out performances of markets, as well as the individuals leading the Diageo charge.

AWARDS

 

Distributor of the Year: Breakthru South Carolina

 

Bulleit Blast Award: Breakthru Arizona

 

Project Premium 2.0 (Johnnie Walker/Oban/Lagavulin): Breakthru Colorado

 

Project 750K 2.0 (Crown Royal Performance): Breakthru South Carolina

 

Tequila Takeover (Don Julio/DeLeon): Breakthru Washington, D.C.

 

Distribution Growth Award: Breakthru Maryland

 

Visibility Award (Display/Menu Performance): Empire Merchants North

 

Digital Excellence Award: Breakthru Illinois

 

360 Activation Award: Breakthru South Carolina

 

Leadership Award: Chris Davis, Breakthru South Carolina

 

Off-Premise Sales Rep of the Year: Bryan Burton, Breakthru Arizona

 

On-Premise Sales Rep of the Year: Laura Henschel, Empire Merchants

 

Off-Premise FSM of the Year: Joyce McDonald, Breakthru Illinois

 

On-Premise FSM of the Year: Jeff Hutter, Breakthru Maryland

 

Innovation Sales Rep of the Year: Todd Miller, Breakthru Colorado

 

Innovation FSM of the Year: Alexis Erwin, Breakthru Delaware

 

Congratulations to all our winners from this year’s Golden Bar Awards, and a big thank you to Diageo for continuing to be a wonderful partner!

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