Patrice Hewski is a seasoned professional in the beverage industry, currently serving as the Beverage Manager at Commonwealth National Golf Club & Manor House in Horsham, Pa. With 18 years of experience in the field, Hewski’s journey began as a cocktail waitress at 19, gradually evolving into a deep-seated passion for the art of beverages. She transitioned into a Certified Sommelier and enrolled in the advanced program at The Wine School of Philadelphia, where she honed her expertise in wine and spirits. Hewski’s unique art and history background adds a creative dimension to her role as she curates an exceptional beverage program, focusing on balance and innovation in an ever-evolving industry.
Known for her humility and attentive listening skills, Hewski believes that the most crucial attribute for a sommelier is staying humble and being present in the moment with each guest. She excels in understanding her customers’ preferences and guiding them confidently towards the perfect selection. Hewski’s dedication to her craft, commitment to providing a safe and enjoyable dining experience during challenging times, and ability to blend trends with unique offerings make her a respected figure in the beverage world. Outside of her profession, she advocates for genuine and trustworthy interactions, ensuring her members and guests enjoy a memorable and personalized experience with every sip.