Love Drinks meet and contact our team
The Love Drinks team are dedicated to helping our brands reach you so contact us anytime!
For general enquiries please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call us on 0207 501 9630
The Team . . .
Kirsty Loveday - Love Drinks Company Founder and Managing Director
“I knew there was an opportunity for quality, craft produced Brands to do well in the UK and I wanted the chance to bring them to the market, so Love Drinks was born!”
Kirsty gained 12 years' experience in premium drinks brands, spending time at Allied Domecq then Castle Brands excelling in a variety of marketing, customer marketing then predominantly sales focused roles before setting up Love Drinks in 2007.
Contact Kirsty for all things Love Drinks.
James Shelbourne - Sales and Marketing Director
"As the UK market continues to rapidly change I have seen Love Drinks flourish and grow. I am excited to be part of the team here and hope my experience and knowledge will help continue that growth."
James has been immersed in the drinks industry for the last 17 years. Beginning as a junior salesman in London selling a portfolio of wines and spirits he learnt his trade in the fast moving market of London style bars and restaurants. In 1999 Inspirit brands was born and James moved to head up the fledgling business. Over the following years Inspirit grew into a multimillion pound business with a reputation for innovation and market prominence. After selling the business in 2010 and completing the handover, James joined Love Drinks in early 2013 as Sales and Marketing Director.
Contact James for all things brand related
Rachel Wright - Route To Market Manager
"Love drinks has an envious portfolio of brands and a great team of experienced and highly passionate people wanting to help make the industry cutting edge and exciting for the consumer. The opportunity to be involved with the growth of these fantastic brands is an exciting one!"
Rachel brings a wealth of experience to the team. With over 7 years account management, gained across a wide range of customers at Anheuser-Busch dealing with brands such as Budweiser, Michelob & Estrella Damm, as well as 4 years managing Pitcher & Piano bars across the UK, Rachel understands the challenges and opportunities of the dynamic marketplace.
Rachel is looking after our new direct wholesale customers so please get in touch if you want to talk Love Drinks.
Emily Williamson - PR and Communications Manager
“I am focused on communicating brand passion and raising awareness through all our communication channels as well as training and visiting accounts.”
Emily has worked for 12 years in the On-Trade including in 3 years working in the management team for the prestigious Morgan’s Hotel Company. Her experience there culminating in brand and menu development for their 5 UK based outlets. Her qualifications include a Professional Spirits WSET Diploma, CIM Certificate in Marketing and Writing Diploma from Oxford University and a very useful BA in Dance.
Contact Emily for anything relating to our communications and press or if you are based in the South West.
Sara Nixon - Account Manager - London
“I have the utmost passion for quality brands, creative drinks, and a real excitement about training and great service (with a big smile)!”
Sara's background is diverse, with roles in bartending through to operations management, training teams and opening venues, events as well as sales and recruitment. All this experience then being applied to the creation and setting up of a premium London cocktail bar, Wax Jambu in 2008.
Contact Sara if you’re in Central, North or East London and Love Drinks!
Alec Morgan - Account Manager - North
“I’m a great fan of all the Love Drinks products and couldn’t wait to join the team and get out there and share the passion and knowledge behind our brands. Each one has a great story to tell!”
Alec brings over 10 years of experience in prestigious bars and has joined us from a General Manager role with one of the UK's premium award-winning bars - Mojo's. With unrivalled contacts across the North of England and Scotland's On-Trade he is committed to premium brands and sharing knowledge.
Get in touch if you are in the North of England or Scotland and want to talk Love Drinks.
Nabs Allybokus - Office Administrator
“I feel very lucky to work with the vibrant people in the drinks industry!”
Nabs began working for Inspirit Brands in 2007 and joined the Love Drinks team for a new role within the administrative areas of the drinks industry.
Call Nabs for any office based enquiries.
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Samantha Gray - Financial Accounts Assistant
“Being part of a young, dynamic company like Love Drinks is brilliant; it comes with great challages and rewards!”
Samantha joined the Love Drinks team early on having worked in the financial services for 12 years. Her experience in both accountancy and account management feeds into her vital role as Financial Accounts Assistant.
Contact Samantha for anything relating to Love Drinks finances.
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