Stay up to date with all the latest news from Paragraph


31st March 2017
Whisky Magazine , launched in 1998, has appointed Rob Allanson, formerly global ambassador at William Grant & Sons, as its editor and global brand ambassador.

Responsible for all editorial content in Whisky Magazine , its digital edition, supplements, and social media, Rob will also represent Whisky Magazine at Whisky Live around the world as its global ambassador.

After a career in regional press, followed by editorial roles with Scotland Magazine and Whisky Magazine , Rob returns to Paragraph with enhanced industry knowledge and expertise in all aspects of the production and blending process. Putting this knowledge in to daily use, Rob will become one of the two tasters for the magazine, will chair the World Whiskies Awards and host Masterclasses around the world. As Chairman of the Whisky Magazine Awards, he will work with all parts of the industry, from distilleries to their visitor centres, retailers to bars.

Publisher Damian Riley-Smith says: “We are delighted to welcome Rob back to the publishing industry which has always been close to his heart. His writing and presentation skills, along with his depth of knowledge on all things whisky, make him the very best person to bring our whisky media, awards and events to their next level.“

Whisky Magazine : launched 1998 ? Published eight times a year in print and digital formats ? Online since 1999 at

Contact Sam Coyne, Editorial Manager, Tel: +44 (0) 1603 633 808, Email:
NEXT STORY It's almost time...PREVIOUS STORY Get your whisky fix!


+44 (0) 1603 633 808

Paragraph Publishing Limited. Registered in England and Wales, number 5292845. VAT number: 706 7778 02 Copyright © 1999 - 2015  Site by neooptic