WATERLOO, ON – Brick Brewing announced today that Executive Chairman and Founder Jim Brickman has provided his notice of retirement which was accepted effective immediately.
Founded by Jim Brickman in 1984, Brick was the first craft brewery to start up in Ontario, and is credited with pioneering the present day craft brewing renaissance in Canada. Jim Brickman has been Executive Chairman since May 2004, prior to which he was President and Chief Executive Officer from February 1984 to May 2004.
“The Company appreciates the significant contribution Jim Brickman has made to Brick Brewing since founding it in 1984,” said George Croft, President and CEO. “His hard work and dedication has helped build the foundation for Brick’s future,” added Croft. The Board of Directors and management wish him well in his future endeavours.