Greg is the Founder/CEO of Watershed Distillery and has been involved in all aspects of running the business since its inception. He has a passion for business and is an entrepreneur at heart. After a stint playing pro-volleyball in Switzerland, he began a career in pharmaceutical sales. His entrepreneurial spirit led him to leave his corporate job to start Watershed in 2010. Greg has worked to expand the business to a team of 73 employees and has been the force behind growing Watershed Distillery into the largest Ohio-based brand of spirits.
Greg was a founding member of the Ohio Distillers Guild and The Guild’s president from 2017 – 2021. Through the Guild, he has been instrumental in changing Ohio law to benefit the distilling industry. Greg was selected as the 2012 winner of the Young Professional Achievement award by The Ohio State University’s Fisher College of Business. In 2015, Greg was recognized as CEO of the Year by Columbus CEO Magazine and most recently was a Columbus Business First C-suite award winner.
Greg is the visionary at the helm of Watershed, supported by a close-knit, dedicated leadership team focused on growth throughout our community and in the industry.