PODCAST EPISODES
VICTORIA PRITCHETT

Helping people make great beer for over a decade. Skilled in Supply Chain Optimization, Commodity Management, Strategic Sourcing, Business Process Improvement, Contract Negotiation, Risk Mitigation, and Sales Management.

 

SPENCER TIELKEMEIER

Proud to help lead the most technically proficient and reliable team in the hop industry. I’m passionate about agriculture, great beer, and the people it takes to make both a reality. Living out the Yakima Chief mission on a daily basis: “Connecting Family Farms with the World’s Finest Brewers” 

ADAM HIERONYMUS

Adam has been with The Country Malt Group for three years, bringing with him 25 + years of service/sales experience. Adam is also an avid homebrewer, perfecting his craft for the last two decades.

 

EPISODE 2: ALL ABOUT HOPS

PODCAST HOST:
TOBY TUCKER – SENIOR DIVISION MANAGER, COUNTRY MALT GROUP

GUESTS:
VICTORIA PRITCHETT – DIRECTOR OF HOPS, NORTH AMERICA, COUNTRY MALT GROUP
SPENCER TIELKEMEIR – EAST DIVISION LEAD AND BREWING INNOVATIONS, YAKIMA CHIEF HOPS
ADAM HIERONYMUS – HOP CONTRACT SPECIALIST, COUNTRY MALT GROUP

SOME OF THE TOPICS DISCUSSED IN THIS EPISODE:

  • Victoria talks about hop selection, harvest and why you should contract your hops.
  • Spencer talks about where the hop crops stands and what impacts COVID had.
  • Adam talks about how he got into homebrewing and ultimately working in the brewing industry. 
  • One of our guests has a famous relative in the brewing industry – can you guess who it is?