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Chanel Turner

Turner is the CEO of the FOU-DRÉ Vodka and the founder of the Black-Owned Spirit & Wine Festival.

In 2009, at the age of 25yrs, Turner founded FOU-DRÉ LLC by her own direct investment, an endeavor that would soon lead to many firsts for the up and coming vodka proprietor. Not only is Turner the first woman to own her own spirit but she is the first African American woman, as well as, the youngest individual to own and operate a Vodka brand. Turner has led the company from infancy to a successful launch in New York City in September 2012.


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