The chefs, brewers, entrepreneurs and executives leading the way in Middle Tennessee's dining and drinking sector Read the full article here. The 2019 edition of the wide-ranging In Charge compendium of Middle Tennessee's top business, political and civic leaders is our 10th. Like those before it, it was pulled together with lots of help from our friends at the Scene and Nfocus and represents the best of the best in the Nashville area. Darek Bell — Founder, Corsair Distillery: Founded Nashville’s first microdistillery, which since 2015 has operated in Wedgewood-Houston. Bought massive warehouse in The Nations in 2018 and opened revamped Marathon Village space Brewstillery earlier this year.