Ganesh
Persad

Associate Trade Marketing Manager
Ganesh Persad

Ganesh has been managing and building the Bently Heritage brand in Southern California since 2019. With over a decade of spirits experience, Ganesh brings a wealth of trade knowledge and know-how to the Marketing team where he manages brands and promotions within the trade environment. Ganesh also leads collaborative efforts between sales and marketing; seasonal, local, and channel-specific marketing campaigns; marketing tool and promotional development; and more.

Ganesh grew up in Texas and now lives in Los Angeles with his wife Hema and three daughters. When Ganesh is not working, he enjoys watching football (Go Cowboys!), cooking, and spending time with his family.

Founders

Christopher Bently

Christopher Bently

Proprietor
Camille Bently

Camille Bently

Proprietress

Production Crew

John Jeffery

John D.E. Jeffery

General Manager & Master Distiller
Ryan Quinlan

Ryan Quinlan

Distillery Supervisor
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Rika McKinney

Distillery Operations Coordinator
Kerry Ray

Kerry Ray

Production Manager
Noya Gilmore

Noya Gilmore

Distiller
Bryce Butko

Bryce Butko

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

Eric Carfagnini

Eric Carfagnini

Director of Sales and Marketing
Ashley Thomas

Ashley Thomas

Senior Marketing Manager
Kristina Peterson

Kristina Peterson

Brand Marketing Manager
Erica Arispuro

Erica Arispuro

Regional Sales Manager, Southern California
Reed Fife

Reed Fife

On-Premise Specialist, San Francisco
Brian Kirby

Brian Kirby

State Sales Manager, California
Dain Lutz

Dain Lutz

On Premise Specialist, Northern Nevada
Emilie Marks

Emilie Marks

Regional Sales Manager, Northern California
Paul Nguyen

Paul Nguyen

Casino and Resorts Sales Manager
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Ganesh Persad

Associate Trade Marketing Manager
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Ron Steinberg

State Sales Manager, Washington & Oregon
Woody Worthington

Woody Worthington

State Sales Manager, Northern Nevada

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

Tasting Room Opening Soon!

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