Fernando Rodriguez – Costa Rica
Fernando has over 10 years of industry experience. Having worked in hotels, mainstream and premium bars nationwide, Fernando found his way onto the World Class stage in 2014 as a finalist. His impressive career includes, acting as a Brand Manager for spirits brands, teaching as a professor in the hospitality faculty of Universidad Latina de Costa Rica and now as the head bartender in a group of renowned restaurants in Costa Rica. A fan of the classic cocktail, Fernando keeps his serves simple, incorporating the history of his ingredients into serves.