Azunia Tequila’s Jim Riley Visits Naples Tuesday
Beverage Underground to Interview CEO of Azuñia and Baja Race Champion at Bond Restaurant and Lounge
Azuñia Tequila is making news and gaining fans in the spirits industry with its clean, smooth and 100% Blue Weber Agave and USDA certified organic profile.
The brand is part of the Intersect Beverage portfolio and this Tuesday Jim Riley the CEO of Intersect will be visiting Naples and will stop by a few accounts that are enjoying Azuñia Tequila as the premium tequila and the base for their ‘Ultimate Margaritas”.
His first stop will be at the new Bond Restaurant & Lounge where he’ll join Naples’ Newest and Best Happy Hour at 6:30- PM ato be interviewed by BeverageUnderground.com.
Azuñia Tequila is featured at Bond Restaurant & Lounge and then Riley, who is also a world-class Baja ‘desert’ racer and navigator will join friends for dinner at Agave Southwestern Grill.
Riley has over 20 years in the spirits industry and was a key player in the US growth of Ketel One Vodka but following the purchase of Ketel One by Diageo, he and partners launched Azuñia the summer of 2009.
The brand is produced by the Sergio Zuñiga Family and they offer Azuñia in Platinum (white) Reposado and Anejo. All are pure and 100% certified USDA Organic. They also offer one of the cleanest and clearest Agave Nectar in 32 oz bottles, ready to add natural sweetness to any drink or cocktail.
The Zuñiga family is one of the oldest agave growing families in the Tequila, Jalisco Region of Mexico and has generations of expertise in producing tequila made from 100% Weber Blue Agave. Azuñia Tequila originates from these finest quality hand-selected agave plants.
Riley’s other passion is Intersect Racing and he’s been doing it long enough to be competitive at any level. His high caliber team has won in the sand including the 2010 Tecate SCORE Baja 1000 and also in 2010 was voted as Best In the Desert with 6000 Class Point Champions.
Recently Bill Walton the NBA Hall of Famer, former sports broadcaster and successful business entrepreneur has become an equity partner with Intersect Beverage which includes Azuñia Tequila, and Regional Tequila.
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