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The Average bartender, despite the slanders of professional moralists, is a man of self respect and self possession; a man who excels at a difficult art and is well aware of it; a man who shrinks from ruffianism as he does from uncleanliness; in short, a gentleman...

Shaker People

Nick Cursi - Lordy
Chief taster

Nick decided to set up Shaker SA after meeting Adam Freeth (UK director) on an export workshop in Birmingham. He set up a successful corporate experiential training company in the UK called 'Purple Monster' with Alan Heap and Carol Tallis. Nick was an actor for over 8 years before that. He performed mainly in the theater but also on television in commercials and series such as 'The Bill'.
Nick is responsible for the strategy and development of Shaker SA. He is also a director and major shareholder of Edgbaston Properties, a residential investment business.

Shoe size: 10

What do you do: As little as possible

What do you like: Eating and drinking

What don't you like: Snotty doormen

Favourite tipple: Glass of red Bordeaux

Favourite cocktail: Harvey Hallbanger

Favourite record: Miles Davis - Kind of blue

Favourite Film: Shawshank Redemption

Happiness is: Friends round for a braai

Hero: Errol Flynn

Where would you rather be: Mexico sipping Margaritas

What do you know: "The more you practice, the luckier you get" (Gary Player)