For more info, please contact:
Tina LoBosco, President
CMSC Spirits, Inc.
Phone: 732-526-7460


Press Contact:
Christopher Buttner
Tel: 415-302-0839

CMSC Spirits Appoints Doug Hipp to National Sales Manager
Bottler Anticipates Exponential 2009 Growth with the Introduction of Love Potion #9®

Above, Doug Hipp, the newly-appointed CMSC Spirits National Sales Manager.
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April 25, 2009 - Morganville, New Jersey - CMSC Spirits, WSWA Booth 721, the producer of the new, infinitely mixable, 60-proof Love Potion #9® and the multi-award-winning The Spirit of Liberty® Bourbon Cream Liqueur, is proud to announce the appointment of Doug Hipp as National Sales manager.   Hipp has over 30-years of sales and marketing, and restaurant and food service management experience, and a proven track record of results-oriented sales program design and implementation.

Hipp joins CMSC Spirits as it readies the launch of its newest distilled spirits specialty product, Love Potion #9®, anticipated to be one of the hottest selling items for the boutique bottler in 2009 and 2010, at the 2009 Wine and Spirits Wholesales Association Trade Show, April 25-28, in Orlando, Florida.   In addition, The Spirit of Liberty Bourbon Cream Liqueur will also be presented at the WSWA Expo.   The Spirit of Liberty® is one of the fastest selling duty free spirits items, as it is bottled in a beautiful replica bottle of the Statue of Liberty, as well as a standard bar bottle.  

The Spirit of Liberty® recently won The 2009 World Spirits Competition Platinum Medal Award citing it the World's Best Liqueur.   For The Spirit of Liberty®, introduced in 2005, and the only cream liqueur produced in America, this marks the second such high honor, with the first being bestowed the Silver Medal in the 2006 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

Excited about his future with CMSC Spirits, Hipp remarks, “ I'm very proud to be part of the new management team and corporate direction as CMSC Spirits expands and diversifies its product line with Love Potion #9®.   Retailers will find that Love Potion #9 ® is going to be the de facto Valentine's Day, Wedding, Anniversary, Engagement, Christmas, and Birthday gift in very short order and bartenders will go through it by the case when prominently displayed.   Nothing screams ‘impulse buy' like a spirits product named Love Potion #9 ®. ”

CMSC Spirits President, Tina LoBosco, states, “We're confident that Doug's contributions will to push CMSC Spirits into an industry-wide leadership position.   We anticipate strong and diverse brand awareness and sales development in short order. ”

Doug Hipp will operate out of CMSC Spirits' Wellington, Florida office.   Doug Hipp can be reached at telephone: 561-685-2050 or email:

Love Potion #9® will be formally introduced to the marketplace in 50ml, 375ml and 750ml bottles at the Wine and Spirits Wholesalers Expo (, Orlando, Florida, April 25 – 28, 2009, CMSC Spirits, Booth #721, and begin shipping to Distributors in May 2009.   Interested distributors may inquire about receiving 50ml Love Potion #9® tasting samples, which are available now.

Distributors interested in more info may contact Tina LoBosco at or tel: 732-526-7460.

For more info, please contact Christopher Buttner, contact info above.