Great Western Brewing Company

Great Western Brewing Company

January 08, 2015 11:00 ET

Saskatchewan's Beer

Homegrown partnerships strengthen Great Western's hold in the Great West.

SASKATOON, SASKATCHEWAN--(Marketwired - Jan. 8, 2015) - Great Western Brewing is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Robert Pletch, Q.C., the newest addition to our Board of Directors.

"As our company grows, we continue to look for talent, experience and insightful leadership to share a seat at the table" says Michael Shaw, Board Chairman.

Regularly named one of Canada's Leading 500 Lawyers, new board appointee Robert Pletch, Q.C. brings with him a wealth of governance and finance experience. For more than 30 years, Robert has been influential in most privatizations and public offerings that have occurred in Saskatchewan. "Rob is a great addition to our Board of Directors," says Shaw. "Our Board is built on exceptional talent and experience, and we know that his skills will complement those of his fellow Directors."

Pletch has extensive experience in corporate finance, governance and securities, and is a former managing partner and Chairman of MLT law firm.

About Great Western Brewing Company

Great Western Brewing Company brews premium beer with the finest 100% Saskatchewan barley for a taste that's uniquely Western and truly great. Great Western Brewing Company produces three core brand families of beer: Original 16, Great Western Brand Family, and Brewhouse. The company regularly wins international awards for its premium beer and has been repeatedly selected as one of the 50 Best Managed Companies in Canada.

Contact Information

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    Michael Micovcin
    President and CEO