Fred Crudder

Expert Columnist

Fred Crudder is the Director of Marketing and Hospitality for Heavy Seas Beer. Fred has over 20 years experience in virtually all aspects of the beer and beverage industry. Whether as a supplier, distributor, off-premise, on-premise, independently owned, or corporate– Fred has been there, done that. He is a Certified Cicerone, but in addition to his never ending passion for beer, Fred can be found:

  • You never know! He travels extensively.
  • In the kitchen. Beer in one hand, spatula in the other.
  • With his nose in a book. He studied English and Philosophy in college. Good thing the beer business found him!

Originally from Michigan, Fred currently resides in Baltimore, Maryland.

Instagram: beer_fred_hvyseas
Website: hsbeer.com