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Neal H. Knapp – President 
The company President, Neal H. Knapp’s career spans more than three decades with Anheuser-Busch. During this time, he served the prominent brewer as a maintenance engineering supervisor, production manager, and corporate procurement where he built breweries from the ground up throughout the U.S., Great Britain and China, most of them producing up to 7 million barrels in volume annually. Prior to working for Anheuser-Busch, Mr. Knapp worked in the beverage and wine industry as plant manager for RC Cola in St. Louis, and as plant manager for Robin-Fills Winery in Batavia, New York, acquiring a great deal of experience and knowledge of the beverage and wine production and processing. Upon retiring from Anheuser-Busch, Mr. Knapp started his own company. Today his company offers the finest quality craft brewing equipment, distilling equipment and beverage equipment to the brewing and beverage industry as well as brewing service support, brewing planning and consulting services.
Email: nhk@brew-bevusa.com

Tina Knapp-Lindner – Vice President of Operations
With over 30 years of experience in business administration, Tina started with Brew-Bev as the Customer Service Manager in 2008. In 2017, she was promoted to her current position of V.P. of Operations. She is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the business.
Email: tml@brew-bevusa.com

Bonnie J. Knapp - Contract Administrator
Over 10 years of experience in the brewing industry as a planner/scheduler for brewing maintenance and brewing equipment repair. Over 20 years of experience in the legal field as a paralegal for various law firms, with specific expertise in litigation and contracts. Responsible for all company contracts.
Email: bk@brew-bevusa.com

Gayle (Sam) Saunders – Accounts Manager
Over 30 years of experience in all phases of accounting, shipping and import/export with an emphasis in the construction and manufacturing industries. Sam works directly with our customers for invoicing, purchasing orders and shipping issues.
Email: ss@brew-bevusa.com

Jonathan (Jon) Knapp - Sales and Marketing Manager
10 years of sales management experience in a variety of sales industries. Studied Chemical Engineering at University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL. Responsible for sales and marketing of brewing and beverage equipment, spare parts and packaging supplies.
Email: jmk@brew-bevusa.com

James J. Koblish - Sales and Marketing Representative
Responsible for sales and marketing of brewing and beverage equipment, spare parts and packaging supplies. Along with BA in Business Management and Marketing, James holds 3 certifications from the American Distilling Institute, has numerous years working in multiple distilleries and is a competitive mixologist.
Email: jjk@brew-bevusa.com

James (Jim) Brady - Sales Representative
Over 19 years experience in small brewing operations and equipment, a Certified Cicerone® in 2011 (beer sommelier), one of 15 in Florida and 500 nationwide and a BJCP ranked beer judge. 

Tim O’Brien – Technical Services Manager
Many years of experience in technical services in plant maintenance operations. Responsible for working directly with our customers in set-up and start-up of customer operations.
Email: to@brew-bevusa.com

Charles Dean Knapp – Service Representative
Over 30 years of experience in beer and beverage equipment maintenance. Many years of experience in plant maintenance operations with one of the largest brewers in the world. Responsible for equipment and system service and maintenance in the US and abroad.
Email: cdk@brew-bevusa.com

Dennis N. Knapp – Service Representative 
Over 30 years of experience in beer and beverage equipment maintenance. Many years of experience in plant maintenance operations with one of the largest brewers in the world. Responsible for equipment and system service and maintenance in the US and abroad.
Email: dnk@brew-bevusa.com

Timothy Williamson - Service Representative 
Over 23 years of experience in millwright installation. Responsible for equipment and system service and maintenance in the US.

Heather Dutescu - Drafting and Design - AutoCAD Operator
Responsible for the preparation of layouts and drawings of brewing and beverage facilities and equipment.
Email: hd@brew-bevusa.com

Paul Yan – Procurement & Manufacturing Representative in China
He serves as the Brew-Bev’s in country company contact for our manufacturing facility in China and our procurement representative to all of our suppliers in China and the Far East. Paul is also Brew-Bev’s glass bottle expert and has many years of experience expertise in glass and PET bottle manufacturing.
Email: paul@brew-bevusa.com

Neal H. Knapp, LLC - Consultancy Team
ICC, Inc. - Brewing engineering partners from St. Louis MO.  
Samsel Consulting Services, LLC - Mark Samsel - Brewing and beverage company consultant.

Neal H. Knapp, LLC • 1020 NE Pine Island Road Suite 205 • Cape Coral, FL 33909 • PHONE: (239) 458-4776 • FAX: (239) 458-5943