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On Tuesday, Sept. 4, Southern Glazer’s Wine and Spirits of Nevada hosted a private, intimate memorial service and celebration of life at their Academy to honor the late famous chef and restaurateur Joel Robuchon. Chef Robuchon passed away last month on Aug. 6, 2018.

The event featured food and beverages from Chef Robuchon’s home country of France. Many chefs and notable colleagues of Chef Robuchon were in attendance, including Chef Rick Moonen, Chef Steve Benjamin, Scott Sibella, and Ari Kastrati, in addition to Southern Glazer’s of Nevada executives Larry Ruvo, Senior Managing Director, and Michael Severino, Manager, Events and Marketing, among many others.

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Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits is the world’s pre-eminent distributor of beverage alcohol, and proud to be a multi-generational, family-owned company. The Company has operations in 44 U.S. states and the District of Columbia, Canada, and the Caribbean, and employs more than 20,000 team members. Southern Glazer’s urges all retail customers and adult consumers to market, sell, serve, and enjoy its products responsibly. For more information visit Follow us on Twitter and Instagram @sgwinespirits and on Facebook at