Bristol Brewing

Staff

  • Favorite Pint
    Whatever is freshest
    Hails From
    the Midwest
    Extracurriculars
    Having a mature salt n' peper ponytail.
    Why Bristol?

    Why not?


    Chris Hastings

    Head Brewer

  • Favorite Pint
    Chiefs Root Beer (almost 21!)
    Hails From
    Maryland
    Extracurriculars
    I enjoy hiking, reading, and spending time with my family.
    Why Bristol?

    I appreciate Bristol's ethicality and dedication to maintaining a a high level of corporate social responsibility.


    Tristan Stevens

    Pub

  • Favorite Pint
    Warlock (on Nitro!)
    Hails From
    California
    Extracurriculars
    I enjoy hiking, photography, boxing, and playing my guitar and drums.
    Why Bristol?

    Bristol is such a unique business, the managers actually care and get to know you personally. Bristol also has a great sense of community.


    Leon Rodas

    Pub

  • Favorite Pint
    Beehive Honey Wheat
    Hails From
    Austin, Texas (1 year in the Springs)
    Extracurriculars
    Anything outdoors with my family and friends. We love finding new amazing adventures - Colorado has plenty!
    Why Bristol?

    How much the company cares about its employees and the community. The good vibes and willingness to make a difference reverberate through the staff which is really cool.


    Kortney Reyes

    Events

  • Favorite Pint
    World Peace Death Ray
    Hails From
    Lytle, Texas (12 years in the Springs)
    Extracurriculars
    traveling and spending time with my family.
    Why Bristol?

    The people we attract as a business and a community.


    Rob LaVerne

    Sales

  • Favorite Pint
    Old #23 Barleywine
    Hails From
    Minnesota (19 years in the Springs)
    Why Bristol?

    We are an independent brewery that is very involved with our community.


    Lynne Blesener

    Accounting

  • Favorite Pint
    English Old Ale
    Hails From
    Des Moines, Iowa
    Extracurriculars
    I do a lot of fishing, camping, disc golfing, and play guitar. Also being Bristol's hype guy!
    Why Bristol?

    The beer, our location in Ivywild school, the beer, our community involvement, and of course the beer!


    Cory Cockayne

    Pub & Events

  • Favorite Pint
    Beer
    Hails From
    Colorado Springs, Colorado
    Extracurriculars
    I'm a classically trained clarinetist--just graduated from the Oberlin Conservatory in Ohio. Playing music is my passion, but I also love skiing and mountain biking whenever I'm back at home.
    Why Bristol?

    The people here are so friendly and passionate about what they do. Everyone puts out such a friendly and welcoming vibe: I feel like I'm working alongside my own family (because I am!).


    Mercer Bristol

    Pub and Marketing

  • Favorite Pint
    World Peace Death Ray
    Hails From
    Chinook, Montana (Moved to Colorado Springs in Jr. High a long time ago!)
    Extracurriculars
    Gardening
    Why Bristol?

    I can be creative and free, great beer!


    Teri Mitchell

    Dry Goods

  • Favorite Pint
    World Peace Death Ray
    Hails From
    Denver, Colorado (Moved to Colorado Springs in 2000)
    Why Bristol?

    I love working at Bristol because of the family atmosphere and the fact that we get to produce the best craft beer.


    Ryan Cordova

    Distribution

  • Favorite Pint
    World Peace Death Ray
    Hails From
    I was originally born in a log cabin with no running water or electricity in Cotopaxi, Colorado on Little Bear Ranch. However this became somewhat problematic for a newborn and Manitou Springs is where I landed.
    Extracurriculars
    Most of my time is spent in the art studio or teaching. I am a classically trained printmaker.
    Why Bristol?

    Community - It is shared physical experiences with motion and connection over a beer.


    Nikos Pulos

    Sales

  • Favorite Pint
    Wit
    Hails From
    Palm Springs, California (Moved to Colorado Springs in 2014)
    Extracurriculars
    Traveling, laying by the pool.
    Why Bristol?

    Bristol is fun and we’re all passionate about what we do.


    Whitney Pedersen

    Pub

  • Favorite Pint
    Knob HIll and IPL
    Hails From
    Connecticut (Moved to Colorado Springs in 2015)
    Extracurriculars
    Hiking, biking, boating, yoga, drinking beer, and traveling.
    Why Bristol?

    Fun and growing atmosphere, they love beer, and a great team!


    Christine Tilley

    Pub

  • Favorite Pint
    Fresh Hop IPA
    Hails From
    Marlton, New Jersey (Moved to Colorado Springs in 2016)
    Extracurriculars
    I like to sing and play guitar, hike with my dog, anything on the ocean, and of course, drink beer!
    Why Bristol?

    I like working for Bristol because good beer brings people closer together. It's great to work for a company that's passionate about the same things that I am.


    Ryan McGee

    Pub

  • Favorite Pint
    Laughing Lab
    Hails From
    California
    Extracurriculars
    Love being outdoors, hiking, running, working out, etc.
    Why Bristol?

    I love the local and family owned part of it.


    Kelly Penrose

    Pub

  • Favorite Pint
    World Peace Death Ray
    Hails From
    Born and bred in Colorado Springs
    Extracurriculars
    Love sports, golf, bowling, hockey, softball, etc.
    Why Bristol?

    I like working at Bristol because of the personal touch. We're not a big business, we're a small family.


    Jerred McIntosh

    Pub