How a Friendship Between Jack Daniel and Nearest Green Helped Revive a Black-Owned Business Set on Fire During George Floyd Protests
It's a story that some might find hard to believe. But "the proof is in the pictures," Melvin Keebler, SVP and general manager at Jack Daniel's Distillery, says.
The Great-Great-Granddaughter of the Long-Uncredited Man Who Taught Jack Daniel How to Make Whiskey Is Now the Award-Winning Master Blender at His Namesake Distillery
Victoria Eady Butler, a fifth-generation descendant of Nearest Green, became the first woman to win the Master Blender of the Year title in 2021.
The lawsuit may be an important case for trademark law.
Formerly Enslaved Black Man Nearest Green Taught Jack Daniel Everything He Knew About Whiskey. Today, the Founder of Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey Celebrates His Legacy.
Fawn Weaver, founder and CEO of Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey, launched the Nearest Green Legacy Scholarship Fund for Green's direct descendants, and is paving the way for other BIPOC founders.
With tariffs suspended, craft distillers across the country can finally sell their products in the U.K. and EU without the burden of heavy tariffs, but the solution is only temporary.
'You Have to Learn How to Say No': The Founder of the 'World's Best' Whiskey on What It Takes to Be a Real Leader
Fawn Weaver, CEO of Uncle Nearest Premium Whiskey, shares some essential strategies for today's entrepreneurs.
Here are 5 whiskey releases this year that you should try out if you have not already!
The fund will consider any brand founded or led by a woman or a person of color.
With loosened laws and a lot of experimentation, the industry has stepped up to fill a critical need.
'Tis the season to toast a year of hard work.
"Something about simply endorsing an Irish whiskey didn't feel right to me -- I wanted to create my own."
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