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Nick van Tiel

Keeping it real
Sydney, Australia
Nick van Tiel is a world-renowned authority on spirits, cocktails and the craft of bartending. He is also an obsessive music fan and has fed this passion by DJing, producing music, and consulting for a number of venues across the world on music and sound design.

Beginning his career in New Zealand, Nick has dedicated over 17 years to the hospitality and nightlife industry across the globe, tending bar at many of the world’s finest establishments between Sydney, London and New York. Nick's genre-defying love for all things soulful has earned him residencies and headline appearances at a number of the world’s most illustrious music venues, as well as numerous festival appearances, fashion shows and product launches across the globe.

Nick is currently based in Sydney Australia where he splits his time between consulting for Sweet&Chilli Australia, producing music as one half of ‘Housing Corp’, and DJing and throwing parties around Sydney under various guises.