Marketing Director, Commercial Powerhouse Brands, Beam Suntory
Clement Reid is Marketing Director, Vodka & Commercial Brands at Beam Suntory and leads Cruzan’s Island Spirit Fund initiative. Founded in 2018, the Fund supports long-term relief efforts across the U.S. and its territories, helping rebuild and renew communities impacted by hurricanes. Since its launch in May 2018, the Island Spirit Fund has raised over $1.9MM, supporting recovery efforts across the USVI, Florida Panhandle, the Carolinas and Puerto Rico.
Clement is a former Peace Corps Volunteer, having served as an Agriculture volunteer in southwestern Senegal, West Africa. During his time in the Peace Corps, Reid experienced firsthand the transformational power of providing grassroots, sustainable education, training and resources, empowering local communities to enhance small-scale farming and achieve nutritional and economic self-reliance.