Cocktail Academy - Artistic Personalized Cocktail Solutions - Los Angeles Arts District
Cocktail Academy is a professional service solution at the forefront of the hospitality and spirits industries. We provide varying degrees of cocktail programming support from conception to execution and have developed one of the most comprehensive staff training programs in the industry. We help our clients design efficient bars, consult on equipment, inventory development and develop custom cocktail menus that complement venue décor, food menu, and food/drink trends.
Cocktail Academy improves operations by using our background in every sector of food and beverage service to facilitate a better guest experience. Founders Matthew Landes and notable bartender Brandyn Tepper have opened some of the most acclaimed venues in Los Angeles and Brandyn has been hailed as an instrumental figure in the city’s cocktail scene.
Cocktail Academy is a trusted ambassador for global brands, fostering authentic engagement through education and creative activation. Our team becomes immersed in product intrinsics and messaging points, learning what is needed to serve as articulate, on-call spokespeople for broadcast media, public appearances and product demonstrations. Cocktail Academy is your out-of-house marketing and promotions team offering valuable insight into the millenial consumer and the credentials to serve a sophisticated, gourmet consumer. We are expert storytellers and offer in-studio and event cocktail photography services, POS creation, menu design and specialty printing that reinforces brand identity.
We are cocktail party experts creating personalized cocktail and beverage experiences that elevate any event, regardless of size. We can develop custom cocktail menus that play to your guests, your food, your party and your brand. When you hire Cocktail Academy, you are not simply hiring bartenders, you are receiving the full cocktail experience, with expertise, education and ambience. Our framework along with the inspiration of our clients allows us to provide a truly personalized experience. We are immersed in cocktail culture and apply innovative techniques and culinary expertise to lend an element of theatre to private events.
Cocktail Academy has become an adept activation arm for brands and their consumer, influencer and media-facing events. We offer a turnkey solution for every aspect of production, delivering consistency and offering an elevated, creative spin on one-on-one media tastings, private pairing dinners, trade show and public food and wine/gourmet fairs. The same comprehensive staff training programs developed for top restaurants and consumer brands are available for corporate events that aspire to be professionally and reliably executed. Our immersion in brand ethos and the client vision guides a personalized approach that resonates with the target audience to create brand advocates. You can count on exceedingly professional execution that has earned the trust of global brands who rely on Cocktail Academy to custom-tailor event support required for each activation with flexibility that sets us apart. We design efficient bars, consult on equipment and inventory expenditures, and develop custom cocktail menus that complement venue décor and food/drink trends.