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Maker’s Mark Master Distiller Denny Potter and Head

News of shake-ups in Maker’s Mark company structure came out on Tuesday, with reports of both

Big bourbon news: Master distiller Denny Potter and head blender Jane Bowie are leaving @MakersMark

According to note from Rob Samuels, they 'have an entrepreneurial itch and have expressed a desire to

General manager and head distiller Potter has held the enviable role at Maker’s Mark for nearly

Jane Bowie held her role as head of blending and innovation for a short five months but

Maker’s Mark provided the following statement from chief operating officer Rob Samuels:

“Jane and Denny are longstanding members of our Maker’s Mark family, who have truly made their

Thanks in no small part to their many contributions over the years, our brand, our business and

The two whisky leaders are leaving the Kentucky-based brand to pursue their own venture

and his wife Margie distilled a family bourbon recipe into commercially-available Maker’s Mark

It’s since grown to one of Kentucky’s most recognizable whiskey brands

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