Craig Spitz, the CFO of Stone Brewing Company, Southern California’s largest craft brewer, will spend the evening discussing how the craft brewing industry has grown despite the overall trends in the beer industry and more specifically, how Stone has had such rapid growth while doing things their way.
Craig has over 30 years of diverse business experience including financial management and general management. At Stone, Craig oversees all financial, accounting, IT, risk management, contracts and other operational business units. Prior to joining Stone Craig was CFO for Synteract, Inc., a leading contract research organization (CRO) in the biotech industry. Craig began his career as a CPA in public accounting with Arthur Andersen and received his BS in Accountancy from the University of Illinois.