Gwen Chappell is a highly-accomplished hospitality professional and beverage consultant with over 25 years of experience. Born in Mississippi, southern hospitality is at the core of her personality and values. The beverage expert has held various positions, including Director of Beverage and Director of Beverage Sourcing, where she managed an annual budget of $50M and oversaw negotiations for spirits, beer and non-alcoholic beverages for 13 properties nationwide. She has also worked with some of the most recognizable beverage brands: Chappell has a natural talent for forming lasting relationships.
As Founder and Relationship Expert for Chappell Hospitality, Chappell supports business leaders through strategic sourcing and sponsorship matching for large-scale events. Her services include business planning, beverage program auditing and development consulting. As a relationship strategist, Chappell has lent her extensive expertise in business analysis, beverage strategy and sponsorship package development.