Alabama Bartender William Batson Named First Certified Spirits Professional in the State

Alabama Bartender William Batson Named First Certified Spirits Professional in the State by United States Barenders GuildSource: Digital Journal

Alabama bartender turned entrepreneur William Batson has been recognized as a Certified Spirits Professional by the United States Bartenders Guild. The award opens the door for the founder of the Bar Hops, a bar consulting and event service, to become certified as a Master Mixologist.
The USBG Master Accreditation Program is an internationally recognized achievement and part of their ongoing mission to raise the level of expertise and professionalism in the bar industry.

This is the first SP certification to be awarded in Alabama. The United States Bartenders Guild (USBG) is an organization of professional bartenders created in 1948 as a way to encourage professional practices and education among the bartending community.

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