General Manager: Tom Jokerst
Resident Brewmaster: Otto Kuhn.
Location: 221 Daniel Webster Highway, Merrimack, NH 03054
Site (Acres): 294
Total Area (Floor): 865,000 square feet
Brands Produced: Budweiser, Bud Light, Natural Light, Busch, Busch Light, Michelob Light, Michelob ULTRA, Bass Ale, Redbridge, Blue Point Summer, Blue Point Pumpkin, and Blue Point Blueberry
Areas Served: Maine, Vermont, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and Rhode Island
Shipments: Approximately 100 trucks/day
General Manager, Merrimack Brewery
Education: Civil Engineering - Missouri S&T (Rolla)
Hometown: St. Louis, MO
Joined Anheuser-Busch: 1999
Also held positions at Anheuser-Busch breweries in: St. Louis, Williamsburg, Newark
Favorite part of my job: People development; I get a lot of satisfaction from coaching and teaching others. As a result I get to watch their success and professional growth unfold. This all happens while getting to work with an outstanding team, making great beers everyday.
My favorite beer: Budweiser. When you say Budweiser, you’ve said it all.
Brewmaster, Merrimack Brewery
Education: Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Purdue University
Hometown: Georgetown, ON, Canada
Joined Anheuser-Busch: May 2005
Other Anheuser-Busch positions held: Brewing Group Manager, Reliability Manager, Business Process Manager, Assistant Brewmaster, Zone Brewery Support SME - Process Manager
Favorite part of my job: My favorite part of my job is to craft amazing beers that are enjoyed everywhere. I can proudly say, “I made that” and understand the care that went into each and every drop. We are able to delight people with our products and educate on what it takes to make a high quality great tasting brew.
My favorite beer: Michelob Ultra is my favorite beer. It is light and refreshing with a crisp clean end. A great beer to have with friends.