Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Shot Caller

Aug 8, 2018

This is a very special episode. Bernadette is a consultant, film director and producer… and Lucinda’s big sister! After more than 20 years in the financial services, Bernadette -- a self-proclaimed “driven perfectionist” -- turned a career crisis into a new life as a filmmaker. She tells us about growing up...


Aug 2, 2018

Joe Magliocco’s career in the spirits business has come full circle. In the 70s, he started selling Michter's Whiskey Gold King Tut Miniature Decanters in college. Today, he’s the President of Chatham Imports, Michter’s parent company. Rashaun and Lucinda talk to the self-proclaimed “reformed lawyer” about...


Jul 26, 2018

Joe Riggs was literally born to be in the whiskey business.  A Kentucky native whose grandfather was a “craft distiller” of sorts, Joe got his first taste of bartending by memorizing his mom's recipes. He too bartended and competed in cocktail competitions before returning to his roots as brand ambassador for...


Jul 19, 2018

Bridget Firtle went from business school--she has an MBA--to the booze biz. As Founder and Master Distiller at Owney's Rum, she's all about the hustle. Lucinda talks to Bridget about what it took to open a rum distillery in Brooklyn, being a female master distiller and how she landed on the name Owney's in this episode.


Jul 11, 2018

From Instagram to cooking for Kendrick Lamar, Trap Kitchen's Malachi “Spank” Jenkins and Roberto “News” Smith are lighting up the culinary world with their one-of-a-kind dishes. Rashaun and Lucinda chop it up with the Compton natives about how they started cooking, their famous fans and their cookbook, “Trap...