DISCUS is the leading convener of the spirits industry, bringing together producers large and small, supply chain professionals and our service partners. A place where executive leaders, craft distillers, and all industry stakeholders can share their ideas to drive innovation and succeed in the modern distilled spirits marketplace.
All DISCUS members enjoy access to, and influence on, its best-in-class advocacy efforts in Washington, DC, state capitols across the US, and in key markets around the world. Membership with the leading trade association in the producer tier gives company leaders insights, intelligence, and analysis from our professional staff, exclusive industry reports, and our network of contacts from around the world, helping you make strategic decisions to grow your business in the US and around the world. For more information on any of our membership opportunities email [email protected] or call 202-718-4010.
The DISCUS Board is made up of leading producers, brand owners, and marketers of distilled spirits. For more information on the benefits of engaging with the DISCUS BOD and to learn specific qualifications, please contact [email protected]
The DISCUS Craft Membership is made up of producer, brand owners, and marketers of distilled spirits with up to $60M in US Stripped Sales in the prior year. Members include US based distillers, importers, and small and medium-size producers from around the world.
The Partner Member program is designed for organizations that provide products or services to the producer tier. Companies or associations that produce spirits or occupy the wholesale or retail tier are not eligible for DISCUS membership.
State Guild Supporter Program
The DISCUS Guild Supporter program was created to provide the leaders of State Guilds across the country access to industry-leading resources, intel, and advocacy tools that can help them achieve their goals at the state and federal level.