KITCHENER, ON, Jan. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Brick Brewing Co. Limited (TSX:
BRB) announced today that Jason Pratt has provided notice to the
Company of his resignation as Chief Financial Officer. Mr. Pratt has
been with the Company since October 2008.
Mr. Pratt said, "It was very difficult to make the decision to leave
Brick Brewing, but one that was important for me and my family. It has
been a great privilege to work with the Brick Brewing management team
and to oversee such a fine accounting staff."
Company President and Chief Executive Officer George Croft said, "Jason
has been an extremely effective member of our senior executive team and
I thank him for his many contributions to the Company's success. While
we are disappointed to see him leave us, we support his personal
decision and wish him much continued success in his future endeavours."
Mr. Pratt will continue in his role for a brief transitional period.
The Company has initiated a search for a new CFO.
About Brick Brewing
Brick is Ontario's largest Canadian-owned and Canadian-based publicly
held brewery. The Company is a regional brewer of award-winning premium
quality and value beers and is officially certified under British
Retail Consortium (BRC) Global Standards for Food Safety, one of the
highest and most internationally recognized standards for safe food
production. Founded in 1984, Brick Brewing Co. was the first craft
brewery to start up in Ontario, and is credited with pioneering the
present day craft brewing renaissance in Canada. Brick has complemented
its Waterloo brand premium craft beers with other popular brands such
as Laker, Red Baron, Red Cap and Formosa Springs Draft. In March 2011,
Brick purchased the Canadian rights to the Seagram Coolers and now
produces, sells, markets and distributes Seagram Coolers across
Canada. Brick trades on the TSX under the symbol BRB. Visit us at www.brickbeer.com.
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SOURCE: Brick Brewing Co. Limited
For further information:
George Croft President and CEO at (519) 498-9908