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Michael Lowry

To many distillers, Michael Lowry is one of the most important people in the spirits industry. For those who want to get their products in the largest chain of liquor stores in the world, Michael is the man to impress. Michael is always on the lookout for the next great spirit and as an ASCOT judge, will certainly have a unique opportunity. Michael is Global Director, Spirits Sourcing at Total Wine & More. He has been in a leadership role in alcoholic spirits procurement and retail sales for the last 16 years. He started at Whole Foods Market before joining Total Wine in 2014. Michael is known throughout the industry for his unparalleled worldwide sourcing experience and relationship management.