Big Rock Brewery Income Trust

Big Rock Brewery Income Trust


May 08, 2008 18:26 ET

Big Rock Brewery Appoints Bill McKenzie as Vice-President Sales

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 8, 2008) - Big Rock Brewery Income Trust (TSX:BR.UN) is pleased to announce the appointment of Bill McKenzie as Vice-President, Sales at Big Rock Brewery. McKenzie will start in his new position at Big Rock on July 2, 2008.

McKenzie brings with him over fifteen years of progressive and cross-functional experience including seven years in senior sales leadership roles with leading international beverage organizations Diageo and Molson.

McKenzie is well recognized for his ability to develop strong customer relationships, achieve outstanding sales results and build industry leading sales teams.

"We are very pleased to have Bill joining Big Rock," says Ed McNally, Founder. "His industry experience along with his reputation for building and managing highly effective sales teams is second to none."

McKenzie says it's an exciting time for him to be joining the brewery.

"I feel that I really do have a once in a lifetime opportunity to take the experience I have gained in a larger corporate environment and use it in a dynamic environment like Big Rock. I have always admired the quality of their beer and the integrity of their brand." says McKenzie, "I feel this brewery has unlimited potential and look forward to tapping into it".

About Big Rock Brewery

Big Rock - headquartered in Calgary, Alberta - continues to produce premium, all-natural craft beers. As Canada's leading craft brewer, Big Rock Brewery boasts a family of ten exceptional ales and lagers; Rock Creek dry apple cider as well as an ongoing selection of seasonal beers. Big Rock products are sold in eight provinces and three territories in Canada and, oddly enough, they are also available in Korea. For more information on Big Rock Brewery visit

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