Greenwood Village, CO – MicroStar Logistics, the leading diversified keg solutions provider, today announces the addition of Glen L. Opp to its leadership team as Senior Vice President, Operations. Glen will be responsible for all aspects of MicroStar’s expanding operations including logistics, repair and maintenance, quality, supply assurance and innovation.
Glen has a long history in the beer industry and has worked with a wide variety of brewers ranging from small, start-up micros to the largest brewers in the world. In addition, Glen has significant international expertise and has led operations throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia. Leveraging his senior supply-chain leadership experience is increasingly important as our customers’ needs grow and American craft beer expands on the international stage.
“I’ve always admired and enjoyed working with brewers and the opportunity to work even more closely with these folks is exciting to me,” said Glen. “As brewers’ needs evolve, it is important to find supply-chain solutions to help them grow. MicroStar is making the right investments in people, quality and technology and I’m thrilled to be a part of it.”
“Every day, new microbreweries are being founded and pushing the envelope of creativity, regional breweries are expanding nationally and more brewers are looking for ways to export their beer to global markets thirsty for higher-quality beer,” said Michael Hranicka, MicroStar’s President and CEO. “We are committed to helping brewers of all sizes achieve their goals. Adding a proven, experienced, resourceful leader like Glen is the latest investment MicroStar has made to further our operating partnerships with the world’s best brewers.”
About MicroStar Logistics:
Founded in 1996 and based in Greenwood Village, Colorado, MicroStar Logistics is the leading diversified keg solutions provider. MicroStar’s Keg Management division leverages two pools of kegs — KegCraft-branded kegs for midsize, regional brewers and MicroStar-branded kegs for large, national brewers — to deliver cost-effective outsourced keg solutions. MicroStar’s Quality Services division, formerly a Tosca company, is the leading keg repair and maintenance operation helping to maintain the quality and lengthen the lifespans of some of the largest keg fleets in the world.