Kentuckians are proud of their Bourbon heritage, and the industry is a recognized engine for tourism and economic development. This $8.5 billion signature industry generates 17,500 jobs with an annual payroll of $800 million. The Chevy Chaser is one of many media outlets featuring just how far the industry has come.
Economic growth doesn’t happen by accident. Distillers’ conscious devotion to craftsmanship combined with robust advocacy efforts have facilitated smart growth. McBrayer lobbyists have been instrumental in passing landmark regulatory reforms that benefit Kentucky distilleries large and small, while McBrayer attorneys are a mainstay in providing guidance to our distillers and retailers as the tourism industry thrives in the Bluegrass. Want to know more? Check out these articles.