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Jim Meehan

Jim Meehan

Keynote Speaker: Bartender, Journalist & Author of "The PDT Cocktail Book"

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Jim Meehan Biography

Jim Meehan, bartender, journalist, and author of The PDT Cocktail Book, Meehan’s Bartender Manual and The Bartender’s Pantry, has worked in nearly every capacity of the hospitality business for the latter half of his 40 plus years on the planet.

A Chicago area native schooled in Wisconsin, who achieved acclaim for his work behind bars in New York City; Meehan now resides in Portland, Oregon where he’s raising a family and lowering his profile.

Meehan’s passion for service, quest for further knowledge, belief in the transformative power of hospitality, and commitment to mentor the industries next generation is only divided by his duties as a proud father and devoted husband.

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Jim Meehan Videos

Jim Meehan's Secrets to Bartending Success #50BestTalks
Meehan's Bartender Manual | Jim Meehan | Talks at Google
Garnish with a twist: Jim Meehan at TEDxRVA

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What topics does Jim Meehan speak about?

Jim Meehan is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Celebrity Chef, Food & Beverage, Lifestyle, Nutrition, Authors, Entertainers, Hospitality and Entertainment.

Where does Jim Meehan travel from?

Jim Meehan generally travels from Portland, OR, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances.

Who is the agent for Jim Meehan?

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Jim Meehan is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics including Celebrity Chef, Food & Beverage and Lifestyle. The estimated speaking fee range to book Jim Meehan for live events is Below $10,000, and for virtual events Below $10,000. Jim Meehan generally travels from Portland, OR, USA and can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Dominique Crenn, Dale DeGroff and Art Smith. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Jim Meehan for an upcoming event.

Jim Meehan Videos

Jim Meehan's Secrets to Bartending Success #50BestTalks
Meehan's Bartender Manual | Jim Meehan | Talks at Google
Garnish with a twist: Jim Meehan at TEDxRVA

Jim Meehan News

  • The 8 Drinks That Made My Career: Jim Meehan

    Jim Meehan may have achieved cocktail supremacy at PDT—his world-renowned bar in the East Village, where bartenders routinely mix drinks with multiple obscure ingredients and reservations are made weeks in advance—but he started off in a place familiar to us all: Drinking Milwaukee’s Best at a high school party.

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