November 2, 2020
Innovator Interviews: Uncle Nearest’s Kate Jerkens
Independent whiskey brand Uncle Nearest, which launched in July 2017, has since earned its name as one of the best whiskeys in the world winning prizes and accolades across the globe. The Black-owned, female-owned company has maintained this momentum even with shuttered bars. Brand Innovators caught up with Kate Jerkens, SVP, Global Sales & Marketing at Uncle Nearest, to discuss how the brand has pivoted this year.