Wednesday, November 13, 2019


Diageo, has today announced the appointment of its new UK Brand Ambassador, for its Copper Dog blended Scotch whisky brand.

Mixologist and award-winning singer and songwriter Andy Huntley, joins the Diageo Reserve team in the UK, with 18 years’ experience in the bar and music industry.
Copper Dog UK Brand Ambassador Andy Huntly

Andy also worked as an Account Development Manager for Bacardi Brown-Forman Brands, where he led a portfolio of premium and luxury brands creating bespoke events for the on-trade. He then went onto oversee the premium on-trade accounts for William Grant & Sons.

Most recently, Andy was the whisky and music ambassador for single grain whisky 808 where he created a training and advocacy platform for the UK on-trade, which saw him bring whisky and music together to inspire bartenders nationwide.

Commenting on the news, Andy Huntley, said: “I’m thrilled about my appointment as Brand Ambassador for Copper Dog whisky. I’m a big fan, I love the versatility of the liquid and it’s a huge privilege for me to be at the forefront of a brand that has such a unique backstory, so much character and that is pushing boundaries and supporting both the bar and the music industry like it is. I can’t wait to begin my journey in the role.”

Andy, will now be responsible for raising brand awareness by hosting tastings, music events and brand activations.

Posted by Steve Rush