People Moves - December 2022

‘People Moves’ compiles recent job appointments, promotions and departures within the brewing industry across Australia and New Zealand.

Gavin Williams | Black Brewing Co.

Gavin Williams has joined Black Brewing Co. as its new head brewer. He previously worked around Australia in hospitality, then as a scientist and manager, before moving to the brewing industry.

Dan Watters | Capital Brewing Co.

Dan Watters has left Capital Brewing Co. after working as a partnerships, community engagement, sustainability & events manager.

Lachlan Crothers | WellBrewd

Lachlan Crothers has joined WellBrewd as commercial director. He previously worked in brewing roles at Ballistic Beer Co, Camden Town Brewery and Gage Roads.

Brett Freeman | Wolf of the Willows

Brett Freeman has announced his new role as marketing & brand manager at Wolf of the Willows. His extensive marketing experience includes roles at KAIJU! Beer, Holgate Brewhouse, Coopers Brewery and Lion.

Lauren Sheppard | Moo Brew

Lauren Sheppard has announced her promotion as managing director for Moo Brew. She first started at the business in 2020 as general manager.

Find out more about Lauren Sheppard in this Beer is a Conversation episode.

Simon Hanley | Margaret River Brewhouse

Simon Hanley has joined Margaret River Brewhouse as head brewer. He previously worked at Lion for 12 years, as sensory evaluation leader and brewing and beverage innovation manager.

Wade Rushton-Clarke & Patrick Hanrahan | Konvoy Group

Last month, Konvoy announced two new senior appointments.

Wade Rushton-Clarke, has been appointed CEO, Australia & New Zealand tasked with accelerating growth of the ANZ business.



Patrick Hanrahan has also been appointed chief commercial officer of the Konvoy Group to oversee the growth of the group in all markets.

Brent Adams | Six String Brewing Co.

Brent Adams has joined Six String Brewing Co. has general manager. His executive experience includes roles at Samoa Breweries, Coca-Cola Amatil and Coca-Cola Europacific Partners.


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