Kishore Thapar - Partner
His lies in the credo of ‘No Compromise’, as he is the co- founder of ‘Cocktails and Dreams’ and ‘Bar Solutions’- Mumbai. He is the guy with immense passion and executes a rare commitment towards every facet of the bartending industry. His forte lies in conducting comprehensive workshops, research and development of various alcoholic / non alcoholic products, being a high end marketing consultant, also staff training and recruitment and such other……….
Vijaypal Rawat - Partner
Vijay being the co- founder of Cocktails and Dreams’ and ‘Bar Solutions’- Mumbai has a profound history in the bartending industry which includes the titles that he has been honored with such as the winner of Bacardi Bartender Competition (2002), The Most Professional Bartender of The Year (2000), The Most Knowledgeable Bartender of The Year in India (2000) and such others. He is indeed one of India’s first flair bartenders to be renowned all over India and he lives up to his reputation till date. His passion today lies in ‘Inspiring Excellence’………..
Pranav Thakkar - Head Events Operations
He is variously described as the ‘ambassador of excellence’ as he has a unique experience of having worked with the most happening nightclubs in Mumbai. Also the winner of Bacardi Martini Grand Pix 2006 along with being the First Bartender to represent India in the Bacardi Martini Grand Prix which took place in Italy in the year 2007. Today he is successfully working as an event manager with ‘Bar solutions’ and as a trainer with ‘ Cocktails and dreams’- Mumbai. …….
Mukesh Khatri - Asst. Manager Cocktails and Dreams

Despite his youthful good looks, Mukesh is a veteran bartender who has worked in various segments of Hospitality industry. From his humble beginning at a club Enigma while being an assistant bar back there he has risen to the heights of being headhunted by Cocktails & Dreams, Vijaypal Rawat and Kishore Thapar to impart flair training and perform at most exquisite events for them. His natural business sense, infectious sense of humor and positive outlook towards learning and teaching make him a perfect fit for his role today.

Ruturaj Bhosle - Assistant Manager Client Servicing

Ruturaj’s personality is indeed the perfect definition for simplicity, while being a genius in the bartending industry. He was also awarded the best student at the Nayang Institute of Management, Singapore where he completed his diploma in Hospitality Management this was soon after he had already achieved a first class Diploma in Catering Management from Hospitality Training Institute in India. Progressing academically he joined Cocktails and dreams – Mumbai to learn everything about bartending and successfully completed the Professional bartending course at the school.

Mr. Elrico Fernandes - Manager Marketing and Business Development

"Meeting the deadlines is not good enough, beating the deadlines is my expectation" believes Elrico Fernandes. He has always pursued his goals even in the face of difficulties, and converted adversities into opportunities. High school saw Elrico involved in a variety of jobs such as catering, bartending and club membership promotions.  He enrolled himself as a Food and Beverage service, full time student at IHM well known as Dadar Catering College in Mumbai.


















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