This past Saturday, BSG CraftBrewing’s Southern Region Sales Manager John Guzman, received the Tom Reap Master Brewer Award from the MBAA at the District Texas MBAA Summer Conference in Kerryville TX.
“The Tom Reap Award was created in 1991, by District Texas, to honor the distinct member who most embodied the qualities valued in one of the district’s most respected and well-liked members, the late Tom Reap. Tom, who had been a brewer for over forty years, was the Brewmaster at Anheuser/Busch in Houston at the time of his retirement. Tom served as the national president of the Master Brewers Assoc. of the Americas in 1986. His dedication to the industry and to the association will be long remembered. “ Master Brewers Association of the Americas.
This award is given out for service above & beyond to the district. It is not awarded every year, only when someone has really proven outstanding leadership & service.
The recipient of this award must fulfill the following criteria:
M – Mental Ability B – Brewing Knowledge
A – Assertiveness R – Resourcefulness
S – Sense of Humor E – Enthusiasm
T – Timing W – Wisdom
E – Excellence E – Entertaining
R – Responsibility R – Raconteur