Thursday, March 1, 2012

Rogue Spirits Names New President

Isaac Ersoff has been named President of Spirits at Rogue Ales and Spirits. In his new role, Ersoff will oversee operations of Rogue Spirits distrilleries in Newport and Portland, Oregon. Rogue Spirits' award winning portfolio includes Oregon Single Malt Whiskey, Dead Guy Whiskey, Hazelnut Spice Rum, Dark Rum, Pink Gin, Spruce Gin, and Vintage Vodka.

Ersoff earned degrees from the University of Miami, Western Oregon University, and Willamette University College of Law. He started with Rogue in the 1990s as in-house counsel and later became manager of sales. Ersoff then went into academia, teaching at universities in Oregon and Israel, where he also worked in research and international relations.

In addition to Rogue Spirits, Ersoff also oversees operations of two of Rogue's microbreweries, Track Town Brewery in Eugene, Oregon, and Issaquah Brewhouse in Issaquah, Washington.

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