Justin Stiefel is CEO and Co-Founder of Heritage Distilling Company, headquartered in Gig Harbor, WA. He is a chemical engineer and attorney, licensed to practice law in Alaska, Washington state and Washington, DC. Prior to opening Heritage Distilling he spent 13 years in DC working primarily in the United States Senate on taxation, economic development, banking and oil and gas policy, among other topics. He is a frequent contributor to policy discussions and legislative efforts on behalf of the industry at both the federal and state level.
The Voice of Craft Distilling
Our mission is to promote and defend the art and enterprise of craft distilling. Through our programs of economic development, academic research, and education we generate greater public awareness and appreciation for the quality and variety of craft spirits and we bring benefits to the larger society in which we live.