matt paonessa

Waltham, Massachusetts, US

Brewer, Quality Controller, and Yeast Wrangler
matt's Skills
Sensory
Sensory Evaluation
Recipe Development
Branding
Quality Control
Quality Assurance
Quality Analysis
Brewing
Brewery
Technical
Product Management
Background

Startup Experience

First time founder

Age Group

25-35

About matt

Brewer with 8 years industry experience, from the bottom up interested in starting my own brewery. Passion and quality-driven with an interest in farmhouse ales, barrel-aged beer, and continental lager. Experience in brewing microbiology and laboratory work. Experience in sensory science and tasting paneling. Enthusiastic, bright, and hard-working.

Quote

You can't fake quality any more than you can fake a good meal - William S Burroughs

Work Experience

Brewer

Back East Brewing Company

December 2012 - June 2016

Brewer

Aeronaut Brewing Company

June 2016 - December 2019