Charlie & Breasla Barmanilor has the pleasure of inviting Denzel Heath behind the counter.
Self-appointed #travellingbartender, awarded bartender Denzel Heath MMI is a firm believer in the craft and graft of Hospitality. Hailing from South Africa, he has spent his most recent years travelling the continent of Africa to share his love and passion for bartending as a career with likeminded individuals of the trade. Currently he resides in Dubai where he is the Head of MMI Bar Academy responsible for Spirit Education and Bar Consulting and is also the Ambassador for Bartender Brands that fall under the Maritime and Mercantile International Portfolio.
He has 16 years local and international bar experience predominantly gained in New York, Florida and South Africa and has in previous years, managed Africa’s largest training program, the Master Bar Academy, through his role as Head of Thirst Bar Academy. Having been involved in every level of successful bar operation, including ownership, he has also provided training in several African and the Middle Eastern countries such as Uganda, Ghana, Zambia, Mozambique, Botswana, Namibia, Egypt, Angola, Oman, Qatar, Maldives and Mauritius. Satisfied clients include FIFA, Four Seasons, Sun International, Tsogosun, Starwood Hotels, Grand Hyatt Hotels, Protea Hotels and the International Hotel School.
He finds himself a part of the esteemed judging panel for World’s 50 Best Bars and holds a seat on the Tales of the Cocktail Seminar Selection Panel. All said and done, behind the brass is his happy place, serving the thirsty and cocktail-enthused.