Director of Trade Development – Beer
Breakthru Beverage Nevada
Kevin Wilkerson has been in the beverage alcohol industry for 28 years, all of it in Las Vegas, NV. He has experience in category and brand management, finance, marketing, and supplier management. Kevin is currently the Beer Division Director of Trade Development for Breakthru Beverage Nevada overseeing the budgeting, planning, and marketing functions for the State of Nevada. He started in the industry while attending the University of Nevada Las Vegas pursuing a degree in philosophy. Upon graduating and realizing that beverage alcohol was to become his career, he obtained his MBA and has been involved in all aspects of beer marketing and distribution ever since.
Breakthru Beverage is a leading North American distributor of top luxury and premium wine, spirits, and beer brands. It is a family-owned company with operations and affiliates spanning 16 markets with more than $6 billion in annual sales driven by 7,000 associates.