Global Spirits Partners With Mixologist Igor Zukowiec to Promote Vodka Portfolio
Global Spirits USA, a privately held, international manufacturer and marketer of wines and spirits, has entered into a relationship with renowned Mixologist Igor Zukowiec to promote its portfolio of quality vodkas.
New York, NY, September 8, 2015 (Newswire.com) - Global Spirits USA, a privately held, international manufacturer and marketer of wines and spirits, has entered into a relationship with renowned Mixologist Igor Zukowiec to promote its portfolio of quality vodkas including Pervak, Khortytsa and LEAF Vodkas.
Igor is developing a specialty drink list for the entire Global Spirits USA portfolio of brands. Additionally, he will be a featured bartender, creating signature drinks at all brand events.
Igor Zukowiec is the founder of ALCHEMIQ, the first NYC-based catering company with hors d’oeuvres and a craft cocktail program. He is also a professional bartender, bar consultant and a beverage stylist for photography. His portfolio is featured on his personal website called Talking Cocktails.
“Igor is a wonderful ambassador for our brands,” notes Jon Dubin, brand manager, Global Spirits USA. “He’s been creating cocktails and consulting for trending establishments, including Decoy, RedFarm, Hakkasan, Bunker Vietnamese, La Mar and Barraca.
“Moreover, Igor really understands the various aspects of our business whether its on- or off-premise, marketing or experiential. He’s been hired to create bars at events for notable companies, including Google, Rag & Bone, Stella McCartney, Visionaire, Stardust Visions and Studio Rygalik, so he has the pulse of the consumer.”
Igor’s work has been featured in JZ’s Blog, Life+Times, The Cooking Channel, Luxury Manhattan, the New York Daily News, Sirius XM Radio and The Daily Meal.
“Growing up in Poland, I have a certain affinity for fine vodka,” says Zukowiec. “Global Spirits has a superb line of vodkas, each with very unique characteristics. I’m really looking forward to working with the brands and letting my creative juices flow!”
About Global Spirits:
A Fortune 500 Company in Europe, Global Spirits was established in 2008 and has operational hubs in New York, Moscow and Kiev. The company has over 5,000 employees, with annual volume exceeding 12 million cases in over 80 countries. Key strategic brands include: Khortytsa Vodka (3rd largest selling international vodka brand*) and Morosha Vodka (fastest growing international vodka brand**), Pervak Vodka (acquired in 2013) and LEAF Vodka (launched in the US October 2013).
*According to Drinks International, Khortytsa was the third largest selling global vodka brand at 6.4MM cases.
**IWSR Magazine – The Real 100
Photo by Filip Wolak