With over 20 years of experience in beverage alcohol sales, Colleen McLeod Garner is the Director of Sales- West for Casa Azul Spirits. She has worked with major industry players and developed successful sales strategies. Colleen holds an MBA in Global Innovation and has earned over 15 industry certifications (WSET 3, CSS, CSW, etc.), positioning her as one of the most knowledgeable professionals in the field. As a visiting professor at FIU and DISCUS, she teaches courses on sales leadership, beer, wine, spirits, and business strategy. Colleen is also a founding member of the Space Drinks Association and is dedicated to exploring the commercialization of the beverage alcohol industry in space. Her expertise has made her a respected figure in the industry, and her dedication to excellence and innovation drives her success. Colleen is a sought-after speaker, consultant, and mentor for professionals across the industry. She has been recognized for her contributions to the industry and continually amplifies and works alongside of WOTVS, striving for equality to move business into the 4th Industrial Revolution.