Master Sommelier David Keck discovered his love for wine while pursuing a career and traveling the world as an opera singer.Keck passed his Master Sommelier exam in 2016, making him the 149th American Master Sommelier and the 233rd in the world. Shortly after, Keck co-founded Goodnight Hospitality in Houston. His first project, the honky-tonk Goodnight Charlie’s, opened at the end of 2017, and several more projects are planned for 2018. Previously, Keck ran Camerata at Paulie’s wine bar for three years, which rose to national acclaim under his leadership. David Keck was named one of Food & Wine’s Sommeliers of the Year in 2016. He has a Master of Music Degree from Rice University, an undergraduate degree in English from Columbia University, and attended Juilliard for opera performance.