Georgia Distillers Association

Mission Statement

Support. Education. Results.

The GDA is a non-profit trade association responsible for promoting and protecting the long-term growth, education and support of Georgia Craft Distillers.

Our Association will work to:

About Us

Established in 2013, the Georgia Distiller’s Association is a non-profit organization that represents and works to promote the success of distilleries located in the state. The GDA provides a cohesive voice regarding legislative issues, as well as a forum where industry professionals can locate business resources and information.

The Guild is led by an active Board of Directors comprised of Georgia Distillery owners.

President – Chris Sywassink, Ghost Coast Distillery, LLC
Vice President – Jim Chasteen, American Spirit Whiskey

Note: GDA officers are elected each year by all current members.