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James Meehan, Managing Partner


Tracy Nieporent

Jim Meehan is a New York City based bar operator, consultant and writer whose passion for beverage service has helped him become one of the most celebrated bartenders in the industry.

Meehan is currently a managing partner of PDT: a hidden cocktail lounge attached to a legendary East Village hot dog stand where he serves local beer and wine and features classically inspired seasonal cocktails he develops with his bartenders. PDT and it's staff have received numerous awards and accolades including a 2009 spirit award for "World's Best Cocktail Bar" at Tales of the Cocktail. The ongoing success of the bar has earned Meehan a second rising star award from Cheers Magazine and a spirit award for "American Bartender of the Year".



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