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Neil Witte of Craft Quality Solutions

Neil Witte is a 21 year veteran of the craft beer industry. Having started his career brewing professionally for several breweries, including Boulevard Brewing Co., he spent the next 16 years working in field quality for Boulevard, the last 3 years of which included both Brewery Ommegang and Duvel USA. In that time, he worked with all tiers of the industry on all matters relating to beer quality in the marketplace, including distributor draught department consultation and training, retail draught installation and consultation, and a whole host of general beer education topics. Through Craft Quality Solutions, he brings this experience to the industry as a whole, working to elevate beer quality in all three tiers of the business.

Neil is the current Quality Ambassador for the Brewers Association and does extensive work for the Cicerone Certification Program as the Technical Content Specialist. He is certified through the Beer Judge Certification Program and is currently one of 13 Master Cicerones. He is co-author of the Brewers Association Draught Quality Manual, Draught Beer Quality Manual for Retailers and was a contributing author to the MBAA Beer Steward Handbook. Neil was also recently featured as a beer expert on a recent episode of Spike TV’s Bar Rescue.