Master Distiller Marianne Eaves on Whiskey
Marianne Eaves is great at what she does.
She also happens to be a FIRST.
Marianne is Kentucky’s First Female Bourbon Master Distiller since Prohibition. She’s a Ted speaker, has appeared on the Steve Harvey Show, and has been recognized in Whiskey Advocate Magazine as “the Next Generation” for the bourbon industry.
Join us in this conversation as we talk about her journey into the world of fine spirits, cultivating leadership, and changing the dynamic in a predominantly male industry.
And yes! We get some great whiskey recommendations at the end.
In this episode, you’ll learn about:
- Building a culture of diversity
- Internal struggles versus external struggles
- Why leaders need to defend and cultivate their organization’s talent
- Ways you can invest in yourself and your people
- Tips for getting out of your comfort zone
- How you need to highlight the humanity of your business
- Creating connection by showing your vulnerability
- The 4 rules of whiskey
- And much more
Links to check out:
You can find out more about Marianne at marianneeaves.com
- Neat: The Story of Bourbon
- Marianne on the Steve Harvey Show
- Marianne’s Tedx Talk: Making the Impossible and Doing the Unthinkable
A few whiskey recommendations:
- Woodford Reserve
- Russell’s Reserve
- Wilderness Trail
- New Riff