A well known figure in the San Francisco Bay Area cocktail scene and the tiki world, Suzanne Long owns and operates Longitude in Oakland, California, a world renowned tropical destination spot serving over 500 premium spirits. With her innovative spin on tropical mixology and expert knowledge of rum, Long frequently presents educational seminars, leads tastings and judges competitions at cocktail, rum and tiki festivals around the world. She has appeared at Tales of the Cocktail, the Beverage Academy at Bourbon and Branch in San Francisco, Hawai'i Cocktail Week, Ohana Luau at the Lake, Tiki Oasis and Miami Rum Festival, amongst others.
Suzanne and her original cocktails have been mentioned in the San Francisco Chronicle, the San Francisco Bay Guardian, Tiki Magazine, Honolulu Magazine, Oakland Magazine, Alameda Magazine, the East Bay Express, 7x7, Diablo Magazine, The Island, Imbibe Magazine, Eater, Tablehopper, Zagat, the Oakland Tribune, San Jose Mercury News and many more.
Suzanne serves on the Board of Directors of the California Revels and is an active member of the United States Bartenders Guild and San Francisco LUPEC.