Meet the innovators and the disruptors, the movers and the shakers, who are shaping the future of Kentucky and some of its best-known industries, like music and bourbon. In this short interview series, we’ll meet some of the state’s top personalities and learn how the traditions of Kentucky have helped influence them and the work they do.
Jim Beam Distillery
Kentucky’s bourbon evangelist, Fred Noe, speaks about the fierce passion that has driven him to guide his family’s 200-plus-year-old distillery, including burying his father with the first bottle of Booker’s Bourbon (and his dog). As the 30th anniversary edition of Booker’s is hitting shelves, Fred is passing the company on to his son, Freddie, whose innovative spirit will guide the company and the family forward.
S01E01 | 3:28 | TV-PG