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Ted Mitzlaff, CEO
Ted
 “Mitz” 
Mitzlaff

CEO

"When I grow up I want to run a brewery" is an actual high school yearbook quote which has proved prophetic for Mitzlaff, who says the best parts of being Goodwood CEO are giving back to the community, creating jobs and building a brand that Louisville and Kentucky can be proud of. His favorite Goodwood variant: The one with the highest margin and greatest demand. Spoken like a true CEO!

Beer DNA: Fraternity brother and would-be bootlegger = Pledges future in the beer business.

Joel Halbleib, COO/Brewmaster
Joel
 “Hobbs” 
Halbleib

COO/Brewmaster

Halbleib has been brewing beer and mead for over 25 years. He is a member of the Mast Brewers Association of the America’s, and Kentucky Colonel. Asked about his favorite part of brewing, Hobbs responds that recipe development is where art, chemistry, and biology intersect. “There is never a dull moment in the brewery when art and science meet”.

Beer DNA: IT guy and Zymurgist = Connection with Brewmaster dream job.

Ryan Thiel, Brewery Controller
Ryan
 “RT” 
Thiel

Brewery Controller

Beer DNA: Burned-out ad man calls on beer-drinking brotherhood = Dials up a refreshed career in craft brewing.

Denise Ingle, VP Sales
Denise
 “D Nice” 
Ingle

VP Sales

Beer DNA: One-time Guinness Girl of KY and leader of the Jägerettes = Models herself into Sales Manager job.

Brian Clark, Head Brewer
Brian
 “Chief” 
Clark

Head Brewer

Beer DNA: F16 Crew Chief, Siebel Graduate = Perfect Landing as Head Brewer.

Paige Peterson, Marketing & Events
Paige
 “P-Naughty” 
Peterson

Marketing & Events

Beer DNA: Beer lover turns marketing background into a craft beer gig.

Scott Lykins, Kentucky & West Virginia Sales Rep
Scott
 “Hillbilly” 
Lykins

Kentucky & West Virginia Sales Rep

Beer DNA: Early Taproom regular = Becomes fixture specializing in sales and craft beer media.

Justin Burks, Louisville Sales Rep
Justin
 “Loui G” 
Burks

Louisville Sales Rep

Beer DNA: Lacrosse player, teacher, and coach = Scoring big with a sales gig.

Garrett Dooley, Indiana Sales Rep
Garrett
 “Wang” 
Dooley

Indiana Sales Rep

Beer DNA: Student and taproom beertender expands his barkeep charisma across the Ohio River, pushing Goodwood brews in his home state!

Nate Grabowski, Tennessee and Alabama Sales Rep
Nate
 “Nate Dog” 
Grabowski

Tennessee and Alabama Sales Rep

Beer DNA: Hop head bush hogs path to successful craft beer career.

Todd Suyemasa, Beer Engineer
Todd
 “Travelin Todd” 
Suyemasa

Beer Engineer

Beer DNA: Roaming beer collector = Found home in brewery.

Beth Hartvigsen, Financial Director
Beth
 “B-Vig” 
Hartvigsen

Financial Director

Beer DNA: Live to ride by the numbers = Road trip to brewery.

Anthony Barmore, Director of Shipping and Receiving
Anthony
 “Friz” 
Barmore

Director of Shipping and Receiving

Beer DNA: BMXer Superman = High flying brewery gig.

Colin McDermott, Cellarman
Colin
 “Sarge” 
McDermott

Cellarman

Beer DNA: Army Sargent = Reenlistment as brewery FNG.

Alanna Fugate, Assistant Taproom Manager, and Music Booking
Alanna
 “Bumble Cat” 
Fugate

Assistant Taproom Manager, and Music Booking

Beer DNA: Local Musician and craft-beer lover transforms Nulu taproom into hip venue supporting Louisville's local talent!