Andrew Borenzweig is a Los Angeles entrepreneur and whiskey enthusiast and the Founder & CEO of The Beverly High Rye.
Andrew has an extensive background in spirits, honing his expertise as a member of the original team at a high-profile joint venture with global icon Drake. His exploration of the vast landscape of American whiskey yielded a deep passion for the art of making and enjoying exceptional whiskey.
Born and raised in Los Angeles, Andrew was inspired by Beverly Hills, a global symbol of high living defined both by luxury and drive. When Andrew is not sipping The Beverly High Rye for business or pleasure, he enjoys fine dining, traveling, hiking, and spending time with his rescue dog, Nala.
Cedar Ridge Distillery is an award-winning, family-owned distillery based in Swisher, Iowa.
Founded by Jeff Quint, the distillery is the first to open in Iowa since Prohibition, preserving a legacy of fine craftsmanship that reflects a Midwestern mindset that puts production first, favoring quality over quantity.
The distillery has garnered a reputation for producing award-winning American whiskeys since its founding in 2005, and is widely recognized for winning the prestigious Distillery of the Year Award from the American Distilling Institute in 2017.