Johnnie Walker Global Ambassador - Tom Jones is a hugely knowledgeable and credible Scotch whisky expert who travels the world providing intimate knowledge of Johnnie Walker to whisky connoisseurs and helping them discover more about the magic and mystery of the world’s number one selling blended Scotch whisky brand.
As Global Brand Ambassador, Tom Jones is the face and voice of Johnnie Walker around the world. He participates in media interviews and events, hosts mentored tastings and master classes and inspires whisky lovers around the world about the amazing history and heritage of the Johnnie Walker brand.
Tom Jones travelled for the first time to Nigeria to host the exclusive annual Johnnie Walker society event which held on November 10, 2011. He shared his stories, experiences and intimate knowledge of Scotch whisky. During the evening, Tom inspired guests with the amazing history and heritage of the Johnnie Walker brand and shared with them his tips on how to enjoy their whisky to the full in a mentored tasting.
He explained how each of the Johnnie Walker blends is crafted and matured to deliver the unique taste, characteristics and flavours and how only whisky that is produced in Scotland and within the stringent quality regulations of the Scotch Whisky board, can truly be called Scotch.
The 200 years old Johnnie Walker brand was founded by 14 year old John Walker and was driven to its period of growth driven by his grandson Alexander Walker. According to Mr. Devlin Hainsworth (MD, Guinness Nigeria Plc/Diageo Brands Nigeria) who was also present at the event
You know when you have made it in life…scotch is the drink category of choice and when you have really made it Johnnie Walker is the scotch whisky of choice.
The guests truly had a great time and experience as Tom was as engaging as ever. Tom hopes to be back in Nigeria soon to give more fascinating Johnnie Walker experiences.
Always enjoy Johnnie Walker responsibly – strictly 18+.
Plan ahead, don’t drive after drinking. Johnnie Walker. Keep Walking
To find out more about the Johnnie Walker® Annual Society Event go to the Johnnie Walker® Nigeria Facebook page at www.facebook.com/johnniewalkernigeria …remember to‘Like’ the page.