Erica
Arispuro

Regional Sales Manager, Southern California
Erica Arispuro

Erica began her restaurant career at the age of 15 and has over 17 years of industry related experience. Prior to Bently, she spent 9 years working with Young’s Market Company. Beginning as a Sales Rep, later being promoted to a Brand Manager, and where she really found her niche when she was promoted to Craft and Luxury Spirits Portfolio Manager . During her tenure, she was awarded Sales Rep of the Year, Brand Manager of the Month multiple times, has received many certificates in training and awards for excellence. She is a board member of the local USBG, and the Orange County Bartender’s Cabinet and loves being involved in her local community. She is certified in WSET 2 Spirits & WSET Sake and is currently studying to become a Certified Specialist of Spirits.

Erica was born and raised a California Girl in Orange County and grew up mostly in Yorba Linda, CA (home to the Presidential Library of Richard Nixon). She is a dog mom, cat mom, but her favorite is being a mother to her daughter Sophia. She has many passions beyond the beverage industry including traveling, writing, real estate, and fitness. In her free time, Erica can usually be found cooking, hosting parties, hiking, doing yoga, or running on the beach by her home. She is always pushing to improve herself and going out of her way to help others.

Founders

Christopher Bently

Christopher Bently

Proprietor
Camille Bently

Camille Bently

Proprietress

Production Crew

Jason Tollmann

Jason Tollmann

General Manager
John Jeffery

John Jeffery

Master Distiller
Ryan Quinlan

Ryan Quinlan

Distiller Supervisor
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Rika McKinney

Distillery Operations Coordinator
Kerry Ray

Kerry Ray

Production Planner / Scheduler
Noya Gilmore

Noya Gilmore

Distiller
Bryce Butko

Bryce Butko

Assistant Distiller

Chelsea Hendricks

Assistant Distiller
Cameron Kelly

Cameron Kelly

Assistant Distiller
Kassadee Herring

KassaDee Herring

Quality Assurance Supervisor
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Jim Piscotti

Production Process Specialist
John Crumbley

John Crumbley

Production Assistant
Max Marin

Max Marin

Cellar Assistant
David Letteney

David Letteney

QA Tech
La Shay Mayfield

La Shay Mayfield

QA Tech

Sales & Marketing

Tim Maccarra

Tim Maccarra

Director of Sales
Sylvia Bronson

Sylvia Bronson

Marketing Director
Rachel Arnett

Rachel Arnett

On-Premise Specialist, Arizona
Reed Fife

Reed Fife

On-Premise Specialist, San Francisco
Dain Lutz

Dain Lutz

On Premise Specialist, Northern Nevada
Paul Nguyen

Paul Nguyen

State Sales Manager, Nevada & Arizona
Woody Worthington

Woody Worthington

Regional Sales Manager, Northern Nevada
Emilie Marks

Emilie Marks

Regional Sales Manager, Northern California
Erica Arispuro

Erica Arispuro

Regional Sales Manager, Southern California
Brian Kirby

Brian Kirby

Regional Sales Manager, Northern California
Ashley Thomas

Ashley Thomas

Regional Sales Manager, Southern California
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Ganesh Persad

Regional Sales Manager, Southern California
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Ron Steinberg

State Sales Manager, Washington & Oregon
Kristina Peterson

Kristina Peterson

Associate Brand Manager

Public House

Kim Nelson

Kim Nelson

Director of Hospitality
Lucas Huff

Lucas Huff

Director of Brand Advocacy
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Wes Peterson

Tasting Room Manager
Katy Fry

Katie Fry

Craft Bartender
Tom Morgan

Tom Morgan

Tour Associate
Alan Thomson

Alan Thomson

Tour Associate