Tag: Most Influential List

Only Hours to Go!

There are only hours to go until the Bartender Magazine Most Influential List party kicks off and the Top 10 most influential bar industry personalities are announced. So get ready to raise a toast to the people that make our fantastic industry what it is today!

Bartender Magazine Most Influential List Party

The Bartender magazine Top 50 most influential bar industry personalities have been named, and the Top 10 is set to be announced at another bumper celebration, this year to be held at one of Sydney’s trendiest new venues, The Norfolk Hotel, Monday April 11, from 6:30pm.

Most Influential List Top 50 Announced

With such a fantastic response to the voting for Bartender magazine’s Most Influential List it has certainly shown that Australia’s bartending fraternity is proud to get behind the people they think are doing a great job.

With more than 650 votes from trade professionals the results have revealed a good mix of bartenders, operators, brand managers and trainers, among others. Beginning in 2009 and running every second year this wonderful industry focused initiative really rewards those people who help make the bartending and hospitality industry a great place to be.

The Most Influential List Party and Top 10 Announcement

To celebrate the release of the 2011 Bartender Magazine Most Influential List (see the March issue of Bartender magazine out later this week) we’ve decided that it’s high time we threw an industry shindig. Set for Monday 11 April, the do will celebrate our Top 50 industry heroes as well as give us the opportunity to announce the Top 10 most influential personalities for 2011 as voted for by you.

OPERATOR FOCUS: Vernon Chalker, Melbourne

After snaring Operator of the Year (multiple venues) at the Australian Bar Awards in September 2009 and then snatching the top spot in the inaugural Most Influential List in December, Bartender mag saw fit to catch up with this leading Aussie bar industry personality to search for the secret behind his success.

VIDEO: Bartender Magazine Most Influential Party!

All the best footage from the Bartender Magazine Inaugural Most Influential List Party held at Melbourne’s Match Bar & Grill on December 8th. Watch as drinks are whipped up by some of the best bartenders in town and the country’s most influential get their party on!