John Howard has been a professional bartender working between NYC and LA for over 23 years. His no nonsense approach to bartending has him in high demand on both coasts.
John began his career at the age of 16 as a busboy picking up glasses in a college nightclub and was quickly promoted to barback and 6 months later was bartending. He never looked back. He had the privelage of working in some of the nightclubs in NYC and LA that he feels revolutionized the nightclub industry as we know it today. NV, Pangaea, Marquee and Tenjune in NYC and Teddys and the Tropicana Bar in LA just to name a few.
John believes anyone who has the desire to take on this profession needs the right foundation and skills to have any chance of having a career behind the bar. Good habits from the beginning are an invaluable commodity, that is why his passion is training people and giving them the skills they need to help them achieve as enjoyable and lucrative career as he has.