Meet Robert Wynne, Friend of The Collective

We here at The Collective pride ourselves on growing a community through beer and we have crossed paths with a few fine folks that have embraced the spirit of our brewery. These people have turned into our biggest supporters, and at this point, family. We wanted to feature a few of them a la the staff…

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Meet Cody Martin (No, not that one), Friend of The Collective

We here at The Collective pride ourselves on growing a community through beer and we have crossed paths with a few fine folks that have embraced the spirit of our brewery. These people have turned into our biggest supporters, and at this point, family. We wanted to feature a few of them a la the staff…

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200 Pound Watermelon

The other day I was standing behind the bar and my venerable overlord, Ryan, came up to me and we had a conversation something like this…   Ryan: “Hey I just ordered seeds for an heirloom variety of watermelon that grows to 200 pounds and I’m going to plant them in the alley” Me: “They’re…

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Meet Davis Gigogne, Friend of The Collective

We here at The Collective pride ourselves on growing a community through beer and we have crossed paths with a few fine folks that have embraced the spirit of our brewery. The people have turned into our biggest supporters, and at this point, family. We wanted to feature a few of them a la the staff…

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Meet Mike Goldfuss, Co-Founder and Sales

Mike Goldfuss

Name: Mike Goldfuss Social Media: @cbpgoldfish for insta and twitter What brought you to the brewing industry? My brother worked in a Brewpub in college and helped bottle at a brewery when he lived in Indiana. Because of that, he always wanted to make beer so we bought him a home brew kit one Christmas. It was…

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Meet Ben Wood, Brewer and Cellarman

Name: Ben Wood Social Media: Ben Wood What brought you to the brewing industry? Years of working in the service industry slowly convincing me that there had to be a better way. Which craft beer first opened your eyes to the complexities of beer? Sierra Nevada Pale but then was quickly introduced to sour beer by…

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Meet James Herrington, Brewer and Cellarman

Name: James Herrington Social Media: Insta and Twitter @bobbythejew, FB James Herringto What brought you to the brewing industry? I like drinking beer Which craft beer first opened your eyes to the complexities of beer? Dogfish Head Raison D’etre People would be surprised to know: I still homebrew. What do you do when you’re not…

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Meet Zane Taylor, Cellerman and Wizard

Name: Zane Francis Taylor What brought you to the brewing industry? A passion and love for craft beer. Which craft beer first opened your eyes to the complexities of beer? Timmermans Oude Kriek. People would be surprised to know: I’m always Beezin’ & Tweezin’ for no good reason. What do you do when you’re not…

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Meet Carly Taylor, Taproom Manager and Beer Yogini

Name: Carly, Carlyle, Rainbow, C Tay, Carls, Papoose, Carl, Lyle, Poogey, Haagen Daaz, Leib, Wee, Car, Beer Yogini, Buzz Pudgels, Scrapes, Carloy, Pickle, Clodhopper, Sister. Social Media: @travelingbeeryogini on Insta What brought you to the brewing industry? A love of beer. Ben Wood. Mike and Ryan. While bartending at Finn MacCool’s, I occasionally helped the manager, JJ,…

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Meet Dave Riddile, Taproom Manager and Social Media Dude

Name:Dave Riddile A.K.A. Peanut A.K.A. Tubes A.K.A. D-Ride Social Media: @professorotubes on Insta and Twitter  What brought you to the brewing industry? Truly it was Collective’s beer. I always had an interest in beer from a drinking standpoint, and had some experience in the specialty foods business, but the first time I drank our beer…

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