United States of America – Minnesota
|School: Vine Lab Wine & Spirits Academy|
|Sake Educator: Cory Plato|
|Courses Run: Introductory Sake Professional|
Cory Plato is a career hospitality professional with a strong background in development, education, and organization of small restaurants and independent businesses. He found a home in the distributor trade working for a fine wine, spirits, and sake distributor that sparked his interest in sake.
Cory is certified in WSET Level 3 wine and spirits, a French Wine and Italian Wine Scholar, and continually progressing in something whenever possible. When not entrenched in the profession, he’s either at his computer, travelling, or playing board games with his partner. He has a business degree in small business management, as well as a culinary degree from Le Coudon Bleu.