America's 40 Most Powerful in Drink for 2013 Slideshow


40. Bethenny Frankel, Founder, Skinnygirl
39. Julia Herz, Craft Beer Program Director, Publisher, CraftBeer.com
38. Gary Regan, Cocktail Expert
37. Kathleen Lewis, Executive Director, Court of Master Sommeliers
36. Ted Haigh,
35. Jason and Todd Alström, Founders, BeerAdvocate
34. Zoe Sakoutis and Erica Huss, Founders, BluePrint Cleanse
33. David Wondrich, Cocktail Historian, Author
32. Robert Parker, Jr., Wine Writer and Critic
31. Debbie Weir, CEO, Mothers Against Drunk Driving
30. Dale DeGroff, Master Mixologist
29. Kim Jordan, CEO, New Belgium Brewing Co.
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27. Marvin R. Shanken, CEO, M. Shanken Communications, Inc.
26. Duane Sorenson, Founder, Stumptown Coffee Roasters
25. Eric Asimov, The New York Times Wine Critic
24. James Freeman, Founder, Blue Bottle Coffee Co.
23. Rich Bergsund, CEO, Wine.com
22. Jeremy Stoppelman, CEO, Yelp
21. Dan Bane, CEO and Chairman, Trader Joe's
20. Annette Alvarez-Peters, Wine Buyer, Costco
19. Tie: Mayor Bloomberg and the American Beverage Association
18. Charlie Papazian, Founder, The Brewers Association
17. Jim Koch, Founder and Chairman, The Boston Beer Co.
16. Nigel Travis, CEO and Chairman, Dunkin' Brands
15. Daniele Ricard, Chairwoman, Pernod Ricard
14. Joe Gallo, President and CEO, E. & J. Gallo Winery
13. Robert Sands, CEO, Constellation Brands
12. Irene Rosenfeld, Chairman and CEO, Mondel?z International Inc.
11. Tom Long, CEO, MillerCoors
 10. Kim Jeffery, Chairman, Nestlé Waters North America
9. Larry Schwartz, President, Diageo North America
8. Harvey Chaplin, CEO, Southern Wine and Spirits
7. Carlos Brito, CEO, Anheuser-Busch InBev
6. Indra Nooyi, Chairman and CEO, PepsiCo.
5. Muhtar Kent, CEO and Chairman, The Coca-Cola Company
4. Mike Duke, President and CEO, Walmart
3. Michael Taylor, Deputy Commissioner for Foods, USFDA
2. The Head of Your State's Alcohol Agency
1. Howard Schultz, Chairman, Founder, and CEO, Starbucks