MIDWEST SALES REPRESENTATIVE. A Hoosier at heart, Tyler grew up in Indianapolis as an avid golfer and sports fan. He studied marketing management at the University of Evansville while playing on the school’s Division I soccer team, traveling around the country for tournaments. Upon graduating in 2011, he began a career working in sales with the Marriott International in the Virgin Islands. His path to wine began a year later, when he began working with a wine distributor in Indianapolis, growing his knowledge quickly through in depth study and tastings. Tyler currently resides in Chicago’s River North neighborhood, where he enjoys the city’s thriving restaurant scene.