Ryan Thomas, Founder, CEO & President
Ryan has been in technology for 23 years and has served as an executive in several large technology companies. He has a passion for the craft of distilling and is an avid bourbon collector. In early 2016, Ryan began the pursuit of opening his own distillery and is pleased to be able to bring high quality, craft spirits to the TN, KY and AL markets. Ryan has an undergrad in Business Management and Administration from the University of Massachusetts. at Amherst. Ryan is married to the love of his life Susan, s a dad to two amazing kids and resides in Nolensville, TN.
Anthony Amico, Co-Founder
Anthony has been a restauranteur for 30+ years and has owned, operated and sold several successful restaurants and throughout his 30-year career. Anthony has developed an advanced knowledge of operations and supply chain which has enabled him to profitably grow his business and create the success he enjoys today. Anthony and his wife Julie have two beautiful daughters and reside in Nolensville, TN.
Susan Thomas, Chief Financial Officer
Susan has spent the majority of her career as the Chief Operating Officer of Thomas Household Inc. After spending nearly a decade in various roles in the technology industry, she left her “career” role to pursue her real passion as an awesome Mom and spent the past 20 years putting everything she had into her kids. She returns to the work world as the Chief Financial Officer for Wheeler’s Raid and brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to this role. Susan graduated Cum Laude from Florida State University. Susan also completed post graduate financial studies at University of Central Florida.
Steph Mazzella, Director of Mixology
Kayla Owens, Director of Events
Lisa Morrison, Account Manager
J.T. Franks, Brand Director & Designer