David Kastle spent twelve years as a specialty coffee importer and more than 20 years in the beverage industry, working mostly in coffee (of course!) but also with a background in wines and spirits before joining us at Swiss Water Decaffeinated Coffee Inc. Based in our Seattle office, David directs purchasing of all green coffee, oversees quality assurance, and manages sales to the matrix of importers, brokers, and dealers who distribute to specialty coffee roasters worldwide.
David is an active member of the Roasters Guild and is a certified SCA Lead Instructor. When not at the cupping table or staring at the market screen, David might be thinking about coffee trends, origin travel, or what to cook for dinner. He is a fan of drip coffee, but won’t say ‘no’ to a macchiato.
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