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  • Andrea Wilson: The Bourbon Community

    Andrea Wilson: The Bourbon Community

    Andrea Wilson, former Director of Whiskey Strategies for Diageo North America, discusses the bourbon community as a community of passionate artisans working together to make an excellent product. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27912. Share

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  • Andrea Wilson: Goals

    Andrea Wilson: Goals

    Andrea Wilson, former Director of Whiskey Strategies for Diageo North America, discusses her goal of making a lasting difference in the bourbon industry. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27912. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Getting the Job

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Getting the Job

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, tells of her early days in Diageo and her appreciation of its beautiful location. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): The Buildings

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): The Buildings

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, discusses the historic look and feel of the buildings on the Stitzel-Weller site. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Career and Warehouse History

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Career and Warehouse History

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, discusses the various positions she has held over her career, including her managing the closing process of the Stitzel-Weller site in Louisville before it was designated as the barrel warehousing headquarters of North America. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Plant Administrator

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Plant Administrator

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, explains what knowledge she tries to pass on to the younger management and employees at the plant, such as the importance of accurate record-keeping concerning the age of particular barrels and batches. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Mentoring and Learning

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Mentoring and Learning

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, discusses mentoring the crew and learning from previous employees. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Changes in the Job

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Changes in the Job

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, discusses changes over the years, such as the introduction of computers and a faster-paced corporate culture. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27911. Share

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  • Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Changes in Record Keeping

    Frenchie Sweatt (Diageo): Changes in Record Keeping

    Frenchie Sweatt, Plant Administrator for Diageo North America, explains how records were kept in the distillery before the digital age. This interview is from the Kentucky Bourbon Tales Oral History Project, Louie B. Nunn Center for Oral History, University of Kentucky Libraries. Watch the full interview: http://www.kentuckyoralhistory.org/interviews/27911. Share

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