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Nelson Alexander Escalante

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Pahlmeyer Winery at Siena Tuscan Steakhouse: These alluring wines are paired by the exceptional skills of Executive Chef Josh Rathbun of Siena Tuscan Steakhouse at the Ambassador Hotel.
Washington Wine Road Trip 2017: Each year, a select group of the country's most influential trade come to Washington State and immerse themselves in wine country with those who live and work there. Road Trip travels from Seattle to Walla Walla and features small group exercises in the vineyards and wineries, focused seminars, regional tastings, dining experiences and some serious fun with the leaders of our industry. The best part? This all happens during the most exciting time of the year – HARVEST.
TEXSOM 2017: TEXSOM is a conference created for the industry by the industry. We are fortunate to have such an enthusiastic collective of individuals and organizations contributing their time, talent and financial backing to ensure that the sommelier profession and beverage-service industry stay community-minded and cutting-edge. The conference’s reputation for quality is a testament to the enduring spirit of camaraderie and cooperation that fuels this event and sets it apart from others.
Court of Master Sommeliers. Omaha, Nebraska. Level 2 Certified Sommelier
BarSmarts by Pernod Ricard USA. BarSmarts Certification
TEXSOM. Las Colinas, TX. N/A
Washington Wine Road Trip. Washington State. N/A
Court of Master Sommeliers. Wichita, KS. Level 1 Introductory Sommelier Certificate
National Registry of Food Safety Professionals (NRFSP). Certified Food Safety Manager
Health Communications, Inc. (The TIPS Program). TIPS Certification
Wichita State University. Wichita, KS. B.A. of Communications in Integrated Marketing Communications
Butler Community College. El Dorado, KS. Associate of Science in Business Administration
Butler Community College. El Dorado, KS. Associate of Arts in Graphic Design
LDF Sales and Distributing. Wichita, KS. Advanced Sales
Ambassador Hotel. Wichita, KS. Restaurant Manager / Sommelier
Newport Grill. Wichita, KS. Corporate Trainer / Key Shift Manager / Head Bartender
Sumo by Nambara. Wichita, KS. Bartender
Momentum Marketing Solutions. Wichita, KS. Account Manager
Youthville. Wichita, KS. Communications Intern
Momentum Marketing and Design. Wichita, KS. Communications and Design Intern
Chester's Chophouse & Wine Bar. Wichita, KS. Trainer / Bartender
Fox and Hound. Wichita, KS. Corporate Trainer / Key Shift Manager / Head Bartender
Outback Steakhouse. Wichita, KS. Trainer / Bartender / Server
Wichita Country Club. Wichita, KS. Banquet Bartender / Banquet Server
Pizza Hut. Wichita, KS. Shift Manager
Wine Service- Management
Wine Service- Restaurant
Wine Service- Bar or Wine Bar
Wine List Creation
Wine Educator
Wine and Food Pairing
Inventory Management
Wine Dinner Host
Cocktail List Creation
Spirit Education
Spirit Dinner Host
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Nelson Alexander Escalante
Nelson Alexander Escalante
Wichita, KS
United States

LDF Sales & Distributing
Advanced Sales