TOM CONTE has been appointed as the company’s first Director of On-Premise National Accounts. Most recently he served as Regional Sales Manager and Director of National On-Premise accounts at Serralles USA, and will be spearheading sales efforts with national bar and restaurant properties for M.S. Walker’s growing portfolio of nationally-represented and produced spirit brands. He will be responsible for St. Elder Natural Elderflower Liqueur, West Cork Distillers, Pogues Irish Whiskey, Mezcales de Leyenda, Grand Mayan Tequila, and more. Conte joins M.S. Walker with more than 4O years of experience in the spirits industry after holding both Regional and National Sales positions with Schenley Industries and Distilleria Stock before spending the last nine years at Serralles.