Executive Editor - Beverage Digest
Duane Stanford is Executive Editor of Beverage Digest, a U.S.-based business newsletter covering the non-alcoholic drinks industry. Additionally, he is director of Zenith Global’s U.S.A. operating unit.
Duane has written about the global food and beverage industry since 2006. Before joining Beverage Digest in 2015, he spent 23 years at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Bloomberg writing everything from breaking news to investigations and magazine features. While at Bloomberg’s Atlanta bureau, Duane was a regular contributor to Businessweek magazine and to Bloomberg television and radio.
As Beverage Digest’s Executive Editor, Duane regularly appears on radio and television, and in print as an expert commentator on global beverage trends and developments. Duane also serves on the board of the Atlanta Press Club, the second largest press club in the U.S. after Washington D.C., and is a former Chairman.