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For Immediate Release

Calgary, Alberta — Big Rock Brewery Inc. (TSX: BR) (“Big Rock”) has appointed Mr. Don Sewell to the position of Chief Financial Officer, effective August 27th, 2018.

Prior to joining Big Rock, Mr. Sewell was previously the Vice President of Investment Banking at National Bank Financial Inc. and the Corporate Finance Analyst for Peters & Co Limited. Don holds a Bachelor of Science degree from McGill University and is a CFA charter holder.

In conjunction with Don’s hiring, Big Rock CEO Wayne Arsenault also announced Mr. Paul Howden has been appointed Vice President of Sales, effective July 3, 2018. Paul previously worked at Coca-Cola for twenty-five years in increasing levels of responsibility most recently as Vice President of Western Canada. Paul has a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario.



About Big Rock Brewery Inc.

In 1985, Ed McNally founded Big Rock to buck the time’s beer trends. Three bold, European-inspired offerings – Bitter, Porter and Traditional Ale – forged an industry at a time heavy on easy drinking lagers and light on flavour. Today, our ten signature beers, ongoing seasonal offerings, four ciders (Rock Creek Cider® series) and custom-crafted private label products keep us at the forefront of the craft beer revolution, still proudly bucking the time’s beer trends. Big Rock brews in Calgary, Alberta, Vancouver, British Columbia, and Toronto, Ontario. For more information on Big Rock Brewery visit

For further information, please contact: 

Wayne Arsenault, CEO, Big Rock Brewery


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