Shawn Ford is a nationally recognized, award-winning hospitality trainer, operator and concept
developer. He's a respected industry "voice" with 25+ years of hands-on experience. He is responsible
for developing, launching, rebranding and training over 300 stores domestically and internationally in
places like the Dominican Republic , the BVI's, Haiti, St Thomas, and St John. Shawn is also a resident
Master Mixologist on the hit Spike TV show Bar Rescue , when he not rescuing bars he enjoys filming
commercials or working hands on with charitable projects. He serves as chairman of Forward Hospitality
Solutions where he acts as a consultant , development advisor and lead trainer.