Mike is a native of Tusla, OK and graduated from Texas State University in 1990. After graduating, Mike started his own Commerical Equipment business in Houston and eventually sold it and moved to San Antonio, TX. Over the past 20 years, Mike has enjoyed home brewing and home distilling as a personal hobby and passion. Mike furthered his education in the Distilling Industry by attending various distilling courses, including Michigan State University’s Distilling Program. In addition, Mike has been privileged to work with three recognized Master Distillers over the past 14 year, including Lincoln Henderson, the premium whiskey pioneer and Bourbon Hall of Fame member who created the Woodford Reserve and Angels Envy brands. In 2007 Mike and his business partner founded Rebecca Creek Distillery in San Antonio, TX. Today Rebecca Creek is one of the top Craft Distilleries in the US producing over 100,000 cases annually. In 2016, Mike decided to pursue a new spirits venture with new business partners, forming Devils River Holdings, LLC. Their sole purpose was to create a Premium Texas Bourbon, which launched in April 2017, and to build a state-of-the-art Distillery and Tasting Room, which opened in March 2021. In four short years, Devils River Whiskey has become one of the fastest growing Craft Whiskey Brands in the US and is now sold in 33 states. Additionally, for the past three years, Mike Cameron has served as the President of the Texas Distilled Spirits Association.