As President of the company, Jerry is a graduate of Loras College in Dubuque, Iowa with a Bachelor of Business Administration with a concentration in Management. In addition to working for the family throughout college on the beer trucks, upon graduation he began as a salesman working the streets of Chicago. He was the first Imports and Specialty Brands Manager for the company developing this fledgling portfolio at that time. He was then promoted to Sales Manager which he held for five years. He and his wife, Christel live in Northbrook and his hobbies include hunting big game as well as pheasant hunting with his dog – Shotz and new puppy – Stu.