Ron Silberstein, Managing Member, Founder, Brewmaster, ThirstyBear Brewing Co.
Ron Silberstein was a practicing immigration attorney when his home brewing hobby spun out of control into ThirstyBear Brewing Company. Ron is an Alumni of the inaugural Intensive Brewing Science and Engineering diploma course offered by the American Brewers Guild. At the Guild, Ron studied under the preeminent brewing scientist, Dr. Michael Lewis of UC Davis. With a business plan, his law degree and diploma from the Guild, Ron put together a group of investors to open ThirstyBear Brewing Co. on September 13, 1996. His commitment to environmental sustainability is evidenced by the fact that ThirstyBear Brewing Co. is the only certified organic brewery in San Francisco and the only brewery that is a Certified Green Business by the city of San Francisco.
- The Business of Beer , Oct 21 Oct 24