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Thorpe Joins Pabst Brewing Company as Chief Executive Officer

By December 16, 2016Top News, VIPs

PabstlogoforinfoboxPabst Brewing Company (PBC) announced that it has named Simon Thorpe as Chief Executive Officer, effective December 1, 2016. Eugene Kashper, current Chairman and CEO, will remain full-time Chairman of the Board and continue to play an active role in the business. There will be a 60-day transition period between Kashper and Thorpe to ensure a smooth handover. “He is both a true beer industry visionary and a highly respected operator. I have no doubt that Simon’s breadth of experience and proven leadership capabilities will enable us to realize our ambition to become a best-in-class beer supplier and a truly great American brewing company.” Thorpe was previously President and CEO of Duvel Moortgat USA.

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