“On behalf of DISCUS and our member companies, I want to welcome Francis to the spirits industry and congratulate him on his new appointment as President and CEO of the Wine & Spirits Wholesalers of America. Our steadfast partnership with WSWA has been critical to maintaining a vibrant spirits marketplace. We look forward to working with Francis in his new role to foster modernization and strengthen the three-tier system while also combatting underage drinking and impaired driving. Working together, we can continue to make great strides for our industry.”