Martin Hudák was born in Prešov, Slovakia and began his career behind the bar after graduating from secondary school. He quickly discovered a passion for both coffee and cocktails and moved moved to London to join The Savoy’s American Bar where he held the position of senior bartender for nearly for years. Martin has won numerous global awards for bartending and has travelled across the world to lead cocktail demonstrations and training programs. Martin is the founder of Spiritual Coffee and a global coffee ambassador for Mr. Black Spirits. He is currently based in Sydney where he opened Maybe Sammy as a “swing” on a classic hotel cocktail bar, minus the hotel. Maybe Sammy was named Best New International Cocktail Bar 2019 and was named Best Australasian Bar. It is currently no.11 on the World’s 50 Best Bars list.