Sagamore Spirit Appoints Chief Executive Officer from Search by Hanold Associates

Sagamore Spirit, an award-winning rye whiskey distiller, has appointed Michael Misorski as Chief Executive Officer. Hanold Associates’ Jason Hanold, Mayank Parikh and Ivy Arlia led the search for this role based in Baltimore, Maryland.

Sagamore Spirit is an award-winning spirit brand that produces the world’s premier rye whiskey, including its signature rye, cask strength and double oak varieties. The company has won more than 50 industry awards, including the World’s Best Rye from the San Francisco Wine and Spirit Festival in 2019. Products by Sagamore Spirit are distributed in 38 states and in 10 countries around the world.

Michael previously served as an Executive Vice President of Strategy and Chief Financial Officer at Edrington Americas, providing executive leadership and strategizing brand building initiatives. As Chief Executive Officer, Michael will lead the organization and oversee all operational areas as the company scales to become a sophisticated, more widely known company. Michael will partner closely with the founder and owner of Sagamore Ventures, Kevin Plank, to shape the company’s strategy and execution for growth and further success