• Bill Codman is known as a seasoned and accomplished bar/restaurant veteran with 20 years of experience in the spirits industry. A former Diageo Master of Whiskey, Bill has also worked as a beverage director and manager. His passion for wine has taken him to Burgundy where he lived and worked through harvest. He has multiple spirits and cocktail certifications and has competed in many national cocktail competitions, including an appearance on TV’s “On the Rocks.” He is the creator of the nationally recognized bartending competition Cocktail Wars and has executed the event for 7 years. Bill most enjoys sharing his deep beverage knowledge with people who have a thirst for knowledge.