Who We Are

Celebration Distillation was founded by artist James Michalopoulos in 1995, making us the oldest continually operating craft rum distillery in the continental U.S.
Every product we make is a true expression of the love and joy we have for New Orleans.

Our Team

JD Williams, Director of National Accounts
Matt Swiggum, Head Distiller
Anthony Whiting, Distiller
Maudie Ainsworth, Distiller
Kate Cichosz, National Sales & Marketing Director
Sachiko, Concierge
Diana Shortes, Tour Guide
Bob Haskell, Tour Guide
Heather Munch, Concierge
Toni Robinette, Director of Finance
Katie Darling, CEO
Tatianna Macchione, Director of Operations
James Michalopoulos, Founder & Creative Director

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