As the Founder and Master Distiller at Tailwinds Distilling for 10 years, Toby has amassed knowledge and experience in batch distillery operations, equipment, and techniques. Toby’s study has placed special emphasis on sugar and agave distillates with his spirits having won acclaim both nationally and internationally. Toby has been invited to speak regularly on panels with the Independent Spirits Expo and The American Distilling Institute helping entrepreneurs avoid common and hidden pitfalls of the distilling industry.