Vitaly Ekimenko, Russia

Place of work: Fanny Cabany, Be Funny, Chicken run
Vitaly believes bartending is a way of life and dreamt of being a bartender for many years. He loves to make people happier and believes this can be done through bartending. Vitaly describes himself as a person who never gives up, strong in spirit, ready to work hard and go for his dreams. He is inspired by all around him, and his girlfriend who is a designer and given new perspective on things. Vitaly has been preparing himself for this competition for 2 years.