Brewpack Pty Ltd, a leading contract manufacturer of beer, cider & other beverages, has announced that Daryl MacGraw has joined the executive team as the Head of Business Development.
Daryl will be leading the growth of their core contract manufacturing segments of craft beer, cider, and boutique soft drinks. In his 25+ years in leadership, sales & marketing in the beverage industry, Daryl has created an exceptional track record of helping build client focused businesses from the ground up – he was the Head of Sales and Marketing for Lion Nathan and also the CEO of Bluetongue during its rapid growth phase. More recently, Daryl was the CEO of The Wine Society, where amongst other endeavors; he founded the John Boston line of beers.
“What attracted me to Brewpack was its focus on providing great beer, cider and customer service to the rapidly growing craft beer & cider space,” Daryl said. “Brewpack offers a unique mix of flexible production capabilities that deliver practical and exceptional quality products to the industry.”
“I am also impressed by the company’s growth trajectory,” added Daryl. “In the short history the company has had in the space, Brewpack has grown rapidly, earned a great reputation and continues to reinvest in its operations.”
Anton Szpitalak, CEO of Brewpack commented, “This is a very exciting time for our firm. With a booming craft beer market and strong demand for boutique cider, Brewpack is well positioned to capture a significant portion of the market. Daryl’s extensive experience in building great beer businesses is a perfect complement to our technical capabilities” Anton added, “We are delighted to welcome this talented new member to our senior management team.”