Brandon Hernández.

Brandon Hernández

Brandon Hernández is an award-winning journalist based in San Diego. He is editor-at-large for West Coaster; a columnist for Celebrator Beer News and Ranch & Coast Magazine; author of the San Diego Beer News Complete Guide to San Diego Breweries; he has contributed to numerous publications, including All About Beer Magazine, Imbibe MagazineSan Diego MagazineThe San Diego Union-TribuneUSA Today and Wine Enthusiast Magazine. Follow him online @sdbeernews and @offdutyfoodie.


Gwen Conley of Cutwater Spirits

Quality Crossover

Gwen Conley, one of the beverage industry’s top sensory experts, transitions from beer to spirits