Pat McQuillan
Pat McQuillanCo-Owner
Fun Fact - Pat was born and raised in a town of less than 600 people in Nebraska
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Bourbon
Favorite quote - you miss 100% of the shots you don't take
Favorite Superhero - Superman
Favorite thing to do in WI - Attending any festival in the summer and tailgating at sporting events with friends!
Evan Hughes
Evan HughesCo-Owner
Fun Fact - I could count to 10 trillion if I had the time
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Central Standard Rye Whiskey
Favorite quote - "Central Standard Craft Distillery is my favorite distillery of all time"- George Washington or "The voyage would have been much better had we had ample amounts of Central Standard liquors"- Christopher Columbus
Favorite Superhero - My wife Megan
Favorite thing to do in WI - Spend time on the lakefront
Jim Kanter
Jim KanterChief Commercial Officer
Fun Fact - Great wife and four great kids....and I have a tattoo, which surprises many
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Red Cabin Bourbon and Washington Rye
Favorite quote - "The measure of who we are is what we do with what we have" Vince Lombardi
Favorite Superhero - Aquaman - very underrated skills, plus I was a swimmer so have to give him some props
Favorite thing to do in WI - Enjoying cocktails, bonfires and BBQ with friends every season
Marcus Brewer
Marcus BrewerGeneral Manager
Fun Fact - Tried out for Jeopardy and made it to the final round before taping.
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Red Cabin, definitely not the L(Cubs fan)
Favorite quote - "The words you speak build the houses you live in." - Daniel Mason Jones
Favorite Superhero - Black Panther
Favorite thing to do in WI - bike the trails of Wisconsin
Trevor Norgal
Trevor NorgalSales Manager
Fun Fact - Made national news when I brought a hot tub to Brewers Opening Day in 2019
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - L Flag Bourbon
Favorite quote - "Fact: Bears eat beets. Bears. Beets. Battlestar Galactica." - Jim Halpert.
Favorite Superhero - Milverine
Favorite thing to do in WI - Canoeing on the Wisconsin River
Katie Shorts
Katie ShortsEvent Sales Manager
Fun Fact - I starred in 2 commercials for the Brewers as the Polish Sausage. Although top-heavy, the experience was 10/10 - would wear the costume again
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Red Cabin
Favorite quote - "Wow" - Owen Wilson
Favorite Superhero - Ruth Bader Ginsburg
Favorite thing to do in WI - I love to go boating on our beautiful lakes! Do you have a boat? Can I come on it?
Greg Diny
Greg DinyHead Distiller
Fun Fact - Grew up on a farm near Green Bay, WI
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Gin
Favorite quote - “The better I get to know men, the more I find myself loving dogs.”
Favorite Superhero - Yoda
Favorite thing to do in WI - Snowmobiling or fishing
Terrel Freeman
Terrel FreemanAssistant Packaging & Bottling Manager
Fun Fact - Got hired after meeting Evan, as an Uber driver
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Straight Bourbon, Washington Rye
Favorite quote - "The only difference between a winner and a loser is, a winner plays until he wins..." - Big KRIT
Favorite Superhero - My Wolverine
Favorite thing to do in WI - Find new places to eat and drink
Logan Reynolds
Logan ReynoldsAssistant Distiller
Fun Fact - I used to roll barrels competitively
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Red Cabin
Favorite quote - “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” J.R.R. Tolkien
Favorite Superhero - Dayman, Champion of the Sun
Favorite thing to do in WI - Exploring the city, visiting local breweries, and eating as much food as my stomach will allow me
Jesse Jonas
Jesse JonasPackaging Manager
Fun Fact - I love learning new things about a wide variety of topics
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Washington's rye on it own, Gin when mixing a cocktail
Favorite quote - "Success consists of going from failure to failure without loss of enthusiasm." -Winston Churchill
Favorite Superhero - Batman
Favorite thing to do in WI - Traveling, being outside, supporting local business
Jorge Villagran
Jorge VillagranWarehouse Manager
Fun Fact - Worked at a brewery for 9 years. Now I'm at a distillery
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Red Cabin
Favorite quote - “Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.”
Favorite Superhero - Iron Man
Favorite thing to do in WI - Drink local craft beers and cocktails
Michelle Urena
Michelle UrenaAccountant
Fun Fact - I am in the virtual audience of the Dr. Phil show
Favorite Central Standard Spirit - Guided Trail Gin
Favorite quote - "Don't cry because it's over, be happy it happened."
Favorite Superhero - Librarians
Favorite thing to do in WI - Day drinking on a patio, beach, or park with family and friends