Diageo’s Alchemy program has recruited one of Sydney’s best to join the team: Pierre Fajloun, ivy lounge and den’s head bartender. Pierre brings a wealth of experience and vibrancy to the Alchemy program. In his six years behind the bar, he has worked at a number of high?end establishments, including the Four Seasons, Zeta Bar and now ivy.
Pierre has a long list of accolades to his name; 2008 Merivale Bartender of the Year, 2009 Australian Bartending Guild National Champion and 2009 International Bartending Association World Finalist, just to name a few.
Joining a team of over 15 other Behind Bars consultants, Pierre is amongst a group of Australia’s most talented and passionate bartenders. His role as an Alchemist will entail training other bartenders in the Alchemy modules Category Spirits, Complete Bartender, Product Knowledge and Cocktail Solutions.
Pierre said of being the newest Alchemist: “I’m very excited to be joining the Alchemy family and can’t wait for the experiences and learning that this phase of my career will bring.”
Sven Almenning, Director of Behind Bars Industry Services said; “It’s this kind of exceptional talent that allows us to grow as a program and better it each year. We are very honoured to have the likes of Pierre on our team. We are confident that his passion for the industry rubs off onto those who attend his sessions!”
For more information on Diageo’s Alchemy Program, contact Karina Munoz at Behind Bars Industry Services:
(02) 9011 7182 or firstname.lastname@example.org