New leaders elected at Virginia Craft Brewers Guild
Eric McKay of Hardywood Park Craft Brewery has been named chair of the 2016-17 Leadership Council of the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild.
Eric McKay co-founded Richmond-based Hardywood with Patrick Murtaugh in 2011.
Sten Sellier of Beltway Brewing will serve as vice chair of the organization.
Other leaders of the group include:
- Porter Hardy, Smartmouth Brewing, and Hunter Smith, Champion Brewing Co., co-chairs of the Government Affairs Committee.
- Neil Burton, Strangeways Brewing, and Kevin Erskine, Coelacanth Brewing, co-chairs of the Marketing & Tourism Committee.
- Janell Zurschmeide, Dirt Farm Brewing, and Lisa Pumphrey, Lickinghole Creek Farm Brewery, co-chairs of the Farm Brewery Committee.
- Kate Lee, Hardywood, and Shawn Phillips, Spencer Devon Brewing, co-chairs of the newly created Quality Committee.