In our short history, J&L Ventures, LLC has been the recipient of many prestigious awards from our supplier partners. These awards are a testimony to our ability of insuring that all of our supplier partners are treated fairly and with equitable share of mind.

Miller High Life Achievement Award
(2005, 2006, 2007, 2008)
Performance criteria for this award is sales and retail program execution.

Molson Coors President Award

Molson Coors President’s Award

(2010, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

Recognizes the top distributors in the United States of America in sales excellence for the nation’s second largest brewer.

Diageo Golden Bar Awards

Diageo Golden Bar Award

(2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2017, 2019)

J&L has received Golden Bar Awards for Innovation Launch- Beer, Consistency- Beer, Beer Excellence- Progressive Adult Beverages, and Beer Excellence- Flavored Malt Beverages.

2006 Coors President Award

Coors President’s Award

(2005, 2006)

Performance criteria for this award is sales and retail program execution.

Coors Brewing Company Founders’ Award


Beverage South Athens was awarded this prestigious award for outstanding performance throughout the year. The Founders Award is only awarded to one wholesaler within the Coors system annually.

Diageo Guinness USA Innovation Champion


This partner has demonstrated brilliant execution with new Diageo innovations and product offerings. Partnering closely with Diageo on special projects, this supplier has provided breakthrough performance and speed to market despite demanding timelines and changing requirements. Award criteria includes the supplier’s impact on Diageo’s ability to achieve sales growth and market share gain.

Diageo Guinness USA Wholesaler of the Year


Collaborative and proactive, this partner has driven value for Diageo by providing superior quality, service, innovation, and value – delivered overall stellar performance. Award criteria includes outstanding industry performance, social responsibility, and commitment to safety, environmental awareness and sustainability.