The Brewers Association has hired Julia Herz as director of craft beer marketing. Herz replaces Ray Daniels, who remains with the Brewers Association as the director of Brewers Publications.
â€œJulia has a passion and a vision for craft beer,â€ Bob Pease, Brewers Association vice president, said in a press release. â€œWe are excited to utilize Herzâ€™s knowledge of the beer and wine industry coupled with her sales and PR experience to further the ever growing craft beer market.â€
Most recently Herz was the vice president of Redstone Meadery in Boulder, Colo. She is also one of the founding members of the International Mead Association, organizer of the International Mead Festival.
Prior to working at Redstone Meadery, Herz served as the sales manager for the Brewers Association (known then as Association of Brewers) for three years.