Houston, Aug. 6, 2015 (MindShare Strategies Media Services) – Satellite Logistics Group (SLG), a leading supply-chain solution provider for the beverage industry, announced today that Chris Spradley has joined the company as craft brand account manager.
In this newly created position, Spradley will serve as a liaison between craft beer customers and the company’s innovation, technology and business development areas. His first priority will be to introduce existing and potential SLG customers to the company’s KegID® asset-tracking capability and demonstrate how it can help them to maximize keg use, improve accountability and minimize loss rates. SLG added the industry-leading asset-tracking technology earlier this year with the company’s acquisition of AnotherRound Apps.
Spradley is well known to craft beer aficionados. He is the co-host of a weekly radio show focused on beer and beer culture and recently launched “Destination Beer,” a new television series for craft beer lovers. His extensive industry background includes experience in sales, marketing and distribution as well as restaurant management. Most recently, Spradley served as president of Craft Beer Consultants LLC, working with clients such as Smashburger and Rahr & Sons Brewing Company. He is a certified beer server and has passed the tasting portion of the Certified Cicerone beer sommelier exam.
“Chris brings a wealth of knowledge to the table. He is widely respected for his technical understanding of craft brewing,” said Kevin Brady, SLG president and CEO. “Chris is also very passionate about the industry and eager to help brewers address their supply chain challenges. He will be an invaluable resource as we introduce customers to Bev360™, our scalable suite of supply chain solutions.”
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About Satellite Logistics Group
Satellite Logistics Group (SLG) specializes in supply chain management for the beverage industry. We deliver innovative and efficient solutions to help our customers manage their businesses more strategically and accommodate changing needs. Our Bev360™ supply chain solutions include Kegspediter® keg management, KegID® asset tracking, MobAle™ sales & delivery, LogiTrax® freight management, and EcoBev® material recovery. SLG is part of the JF Hillebrand Group. For more information, visit www.slg.com.