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Massachusetts Beverage Business



John Broderick is joining the company as Vice President, Northeast Division.  Broderick has over 2O years of sales leadership experience and team development in the alcohol beverage industry.  He comes to SFIC from Nolet Spirits where he was a VP, leading Control States and the Eastern Region at various times.  Broderick was a key member in driving sales volume, pricing strategies and market share for Ketel One.  He is a long-time Northeasterner with his sales [...] Read More »

The Beer Institute

Captain JOE McCLAIN, a 29-year Navy veteran, has been named President of the national trade association.  McClain will join the Beer Institute upon his transition from active duty later this summer, and succeeds the late Jeff Becker, who led the organization for 11 years.  Since 2OO7, McClain has been responsible for developing and implementing the Navy’s legislative strategy as Director of the Navy Liaison Office to the US House of Representatives.  He previously served in [...] Read More »


Tom Klein of Rodney Strong Vineyards was elected Wine Institute Chairman for the 2O1O/2O11 fiscal year at the Wine Institute’s 76th Annual Meeting of Members.  Also elected were David Kent of the Wine Group, headquartered in Livermore, as First Vice Chairman; Kathleen Heitz Myers of Heitz Wine Cellars in St. Helena, as Second Vice Chairman; Chris Fehrnstrom of Constellation Wines US in San Francisco, as Treasurer; and Carolyn Wente of Wente Family Estates in Livermore, [...] Read More »

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