Greg manages the distillery finances, compliance, and inventory systems.
Greg holds a BA from Butler University, an MA from the University of Notre Dame, and a PBA from Indiana University.
Favorite Movie:The Empire Strikes Back
Obsession Topics: Olympics, Cooking & Hiking
Alison coordinates events, handles donation requests, manages retail inventory, and schedules tours and tastings.
Alison has a Hospitality Management degree from Purdue Fort Wayne and is CPR Certified.
Favorite Spirit:Rye Whiskey & Gin
Favorite Music:90s R&B, Folk Rock/Blues, 90s Punk
Favorite Movie: Baseball, Marvel, & Indiana Jones
Obsession Topics: Outdoor Survival & Agriculture
VP OF RETAIL OPERATIONS
Katy oversees retail operations at the distillery, including tours, merchandise, events, and the Bar & Kitchen.
Katy holds a BA in Political Science from Macalester College in St. Paul, MN.
Favorite Spirit:Port Cask Finished Whiskies
Favorite Music:Current Pop
Favorite Movie:Late Night
Obsession Topics: Gardening
Pat is responsible for overseeing all product developments, including: mashes, fermentations, distillations, barreling, blending, quality control, and product development.
Favorite Spirit:Franklin B. Rye Whiskey
Favorite Music:90s Grunge
Favorite Movie:Marvel & The Big Lebowski
Obsession Topics: Animated Television Comics
FRANKLIN B. MEVIS
Franklin B. (aka "Bruce") is our Whiskey Man.
He is the namesake for the Franklin B. Rye Whiskey. He is our storyteller, a living legend. If you see him around, ask him about his whiskey and he'll warm your heart with enthusiasm about distilling and his pride for the Franklin B. Rye Whiskey.
Favorite Spirit:Rye Whiskey
Obsession Topics: Movie Buff
David manages the Kitchen & Bar and private rental events in the distillery.
David has a background in Nursing and over 15 years of experience in the restaurant industry.
Favorite Music:Late 90s Rap
Favorite Movie:Horror Flicks
Obsession Topics: Haunted Locations
Marla oversees all distillery operations, leading near-term and long-term goals and strategies.
Marla holds a BS in Information Technology from the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, NY.
Favorite Spirit:Gin & Rye Whiskey
Favorite Music:80s, Motown, Alt-Country, & Indie
Favorite Movie:The Goonies
Obsession Topics: Unexplained Mysteries & Sharks
Matt is responsible for production management, scheduling, ordering, facility wellness, and equipment maintenance.
Matt is a licensed electrician in the State of Indiana.
Favorite Spirit:Barrel-aged Whiskies
Favorite Music:Classic Rock
Favorite Movie:Willie Wonka & the Chocolate Factory
Obsession Topics: Random Facts & Sports
Patrick is responsible for menu development and back of the house management.
Patrick has an Associates in Culinary Arts from Johnson & Whales in North Miami, Florida.