Longtime Brewmaster Denise Jones to Join Denver’s FATE Brewing

BOULDER, Colo. — FATE Brewing Co., an award-winning craft brewery in Colorado, announced today that Denise Jones will join the company as Director of Brewing and Distilling Operations. Denise is an internationally renowned Brewmaster who currently serves as the Master Distiller/Brewmaster/ American Ambassador for Weyermann® Specialty Malts in Bamberg, Germany.

“I’m very excited and eager to join the Fate Brewing Company team as the company heads towards new horizons. I have great expectations as we move into the future of craft beverages,” says Denise Jones.

Jones is a refined Brewmaster with 25 years of professional brewing and distilling experience and has earned a litany of award-winning accolades from around the world, including top honors at the Great American Beer Festival, European Beer Star, and the World Beer Cup. She has worked with Moylan’s Brewing and Distilling Company, Third Street Aleworks, Great Basin Brewing Company and other well-known breweries throughout the world. She has spent the last three years working in Germany with Weyermann® Specialty Malts, developing their distilling operations.

The collaboration came to fruition as FATE Brewing Company looked to revamp their current beverage program by expanding their family of award-winning brews. “Jones brings exceptional creativity and diversity with her extensive background in beverage production. Her wealth of knowledge is undoubtedly amongst the finest in the industry. She is a decorated, world-class Brewmaster, and we are honored to have Denise join the FATE team, “says Mike Lawinski, owner of FATE Brewing Company.

Denise will visit the FATE team in August and September to begin the preliminary organization with the brewery and management team before moving to Colorado in December in a permanent role.

About FATE Brewing Company

FATE Brewing Company is a Colorado craft brewery committed to sharing with the world their passion for craft beer, love of innovative crave-able food and devotion to service and community. Founded in 2012, the company distributes cans and draft beer across the state of Colorado. FATE also has two full-service restaurants including their Brewpub in Boulder and their newest addition, FATE Ale House, in Lafayette.

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