S&D Liquor Group is the proud owner of Westside Liquors’ Albertville, Sauk Centre and Willmar locations. S&D Liquor Group is comprised of Steve & Nancy Wright and Darin & Kari Thompson.
Steve and Nancy live in Willmar and have two children. Steve has been in the liquor, restaurant & hospitality field his entire life. He has been the Manager of Westside Liquor Willmar for the past ten years. He has implemented a company-wide customer service program that is World Class. Steve is a great supporter of the Willmar community, serving on the Willmar Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and as Board Chairman for a year. Westside Liquor Willmar is a major supporter for the Willmar Stingers Baseball Team.
Darin & Kari reside in Sauk Centre where they proudly raise three children. Darin has been in the liquor industry for 20 years. He joined Westside Liquor in 1991 and was integral in the start up of Westside’s Waite Park, Sauk Centre and Willmar locations. Darin is very involved in the Sauk Centre community. He serves as a Director for the Sauk Centre Public School District, and is a member of the Rotary Strive Mentoring Education Program. Darin also served for 8 years as a Board Member at the Sauk Centre Country Club.
Both Steve and Darin are outstanding members of the Minnesota Licensed Beverage Association. They had the opportunity to purchase Westside Liquor’s Sauk Centre, Willmar and Albertville locations in the fall of 2010 and took control mid-January 2011. S&D Liquor has 45 terrific employees combined, in all three locations. They have the common goal to serve the communities that they raise their families in, as well as to provide superior customer service, consistent product quality and outstanding selection.
Our guarantee to our customers is that we have the friendliest, most knowledgeable staff ANYWHERE! Shop any of our locations and experience it for yourself. We truly appreciate your business!