YAKIMA, Wash., May 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — Yakima Chief Hops, a 100% grower-owned hop supplier, welcomed new Chief Financial Officer Howard Allred shortly after the COVID-19 outbreak began. Effective March 23, Allred’s onboarding came at a crucial time, as breweries shut their doors and hop growers cut back acreage.
Yakima Chief Hops welcomes Howard Allred as new Chief Financial Officer effective March 23, 2020.
“To be asked to navigate a company during a global pandemic is a great challenge,” said Ryan Hopkins, CEO at YCH. “But onboarding someone with Howard’s level of financial expertise could not have come at a better time.”
Joining a hop supplier at the forefront of innovation, Allred brings a wealth of experience with large, leading-edge brands including adidas Golf/Taylor Made, Sports Incorporated and Nike, Inc. He holds expertise in global…