Who we are

Carl

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CEO, Investor Relations


Located in Bennet Valley, CA, Carl is a self-described business leader and beer connoisseur. He came of age seeking refreshment, variety, nuances--and even the inconsistencies of Northern California beers.    

With 20 years of CPA qualifications as a mover and a shaker in the Sonoma County business community, Carl just wants kick back with a beer!

Pat

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President, Director of Operations


Hailing from Petaluma CA, Pat has over 20 years of beer-buying experience for retail sales. Drinking Lagunitas before it was famous,   

his intimate knowledge of local brew manufacturing techniques is sure to impress beginners and experts alike. Remember to ask for Pat!


Mari

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Vice President, Senior Analyst


Having gotten a BA in Liberal Arts from Humboldt State, Mari is extensively traveled contributing to her experience with beers along the Lost Coast. She sipped lager in Spain, acquired a taste for Qing Tsao in China, and brings her love of light notes, barleys, and IPAs back to her hometown of Santa Rosa, CA. Her haunts include Bear Republic, Russian River, and Henhouse. 

Michael

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Program Associate


Qualifications include, well, being a playboy. Actively seeking Ukrainian models for fun at his beach house, Michael comes to NorCal Beer Tours with a repertoire in international relations and a drive to party hard.