(Pottsville, PA) – D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc. is pleased to announce that it is now an official supporting member of the Brewers Association (BA). The BA’s purpose is to promote and protect small and independent American brewers, their craft beers and the community of brewing enthusiasts.
“Yuengling is proud to join the extensive list of members in the Brewers Association who work tirelessly and with much passion to promote and protect American brewers as well as the worldwide brewing community” states David A. Casinelli, Chief Operating Officer of Yuengling Brewery.
“We are grateful to have Yuengling Brewery’s support; they are in good company, along with over 70% of the operating breweries in the U.S. who are also members,” explains Paul Gatza, BA Director. “Support from the brewing industry is the foundation of our organization’s success, from the halls of government to our ongoing efforts to introduce more consumers to the joy of craft beer.”
About D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc: Based in Pottsville, PA, D.G. Yuengling & Son, Inc., America’s Oldest Brewery, is family owned and operated since 1829. Principal beer brands include Traditional Lager, Light Lager, Premium, Light, Black and Tan, Dark Brewed Porter, and Lord Chesterfield Ale. For more information, visit www.yuengling.com.
The BA is an organization of brewers, for brewers and by brewers. More than 1,200 U.S. brewery members and 23,000 members of the American Homebrewers Association are joined by members of the allied trade, beer wholesalers, individuals, other associate members and the BA staff to make up the association. A complete list of BA members and information about membership is available online.