NINTH ANNUAL - OCTOBER 5-27, 2019 - SAVE THE DATE!
A-K Hada currently serves as the head bartender at PDT New York, the internationally acclaimed East Village speakeasy. Originally from Atlanta, A-K began her career in the industry after moving to New York 6 years ago. Under the tutelage of Jim Meehan and Jeff Bell for the past four years, A-K has risen to her current title after training in every position of the bar. She has also participated as a Cocktail Apprentice for the last three Tales of the Cocktail in New Orleans and next year will lead the program as a CAP manager, or “White Coat.” In 2017, A-K was a 2017 National Finalist in the USBG World Class competition, sponsored by Diageo.