Nick The Cocktailer

Nick Britsky Relaxing on Hammock with Cocktail

Cocktail Blog: http://www.nickdrinks.com/

Current Positions:

Past Positions:

Certifications:

Competitions:

  • Bar Fight 4: Cafe 78
  • Tampa USBG Repeal Day Party: National Finalist

Awards:

  • Tampa USBG Repeal Day: Best National Zaya Rum Cocktail

Gigs:

  • The Keep: Guest Bartender Pop-Up (11/17/15)
  • Judge: Bar Fight 5: Cafe 78
  • Speaking: Cranbrook Science Museum – Science After Dark: Evolution – Evolution of Cocktails
  • Speaking: Maker Faire 2014 – How to Up Your Cocktail Game

Publications:

Catered Event:

  • Drink Michigan’s Sip of Michigan Dinner: http://www.drinkmichigan.org/recap-sip-michigan-dinner/ – Five original paired cocktails
  • Cranbrook Science Museum – Science After Dark: Evolution – Evolution of Cocktails: Two Punches
  • Greater Detroit USBG – Innaugural Ball: Year 3 – Worked the Brown-Forman Booth and created/served two original cocktails

Nick The Musician

Nick Britsky Plays the Marimba

Ensembles: 

  • Detroit Party Marching Band
  • Motor City Brass Band
  • MSU Spartan Marching Band
  • MSU Spartan Brass
  • MSU Competitive Percussion Line
  • MSU Concert Band
  • Troy Athens Marching Band
  • Troy Athens Symphony Band
  • Troy Athens Theater “Ditch” Orchestra
  • Troy Athens Jazz Band
  • Troy Athens Pep Band

Awards: 

  • Tau Beta Sigma – President
  • Section Leader
  • Solo & Ensemble 1s  – (Local & State)

Instruments: 

  • Primary: Marimba (Melodic Keyboards)
  • Secondary: Baritone/Euphonium
  • Drum Set
  • Trumpet
  • Saxophone
  • Piano

Nick The Maker

Nick Britsky - Cupcake Car

Contributing Blogger (current): DIY Network’s Made & Remade Blog

Positions: 

  • Makery Shop, LLC – Owner
  • i3 Detroit – Founding Member

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Projects: