Bourbon | October 2, 2017 | 8:30am – 5:30pm | Chicago



This special session of
Executive Bourbon Steward Training
will be held in Chicago
at a partnership distillery:

Chicago Distilling Company
2359 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60647
(872) 206-2774



Executive Bourbon Steward (EBS) is the advanced level in the Bourbon Certification Program. This level of certification provides classroom training, hands-on bourbon distilling, and advanced sensory training for owners, managers, program directors, and team leaders. It is required that a minimum of one manager of a Stave & Thief Society member establishment be EBS certified. Individuals may also be certified. The member establishment’s EBS is encouraged to facilitate the training of his/her staff, using the handbooks provided. This training will prepare staff members to take and pass the Certified Bourbon Steward online exam.

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