SAM - The Boston Beer Company, Inc.

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The Boston Beer Company, Inc.

One Design Center Place
Suite 850
Boston, MA 02210
United States

SectorConsumer Goods
IndustryBeverages - Brewers
Full Time Employees1,505

Key Executives

Mr. C. James KochFounder & Chairman958.92k2.72M67
Mr. Martin F. RoperPres, CEO & Exec. Director892.84kN/A54
Mr. Frank H. SmallaTreasurer & CFO644.86kN/A51
Mr. John C. GeistChief Sales Officer567.49kN/A57
Mr. Jonathan N. PotterChief Marketing Officer276.02kN/A53
Amounts are as of December 31, 2016 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


The Boston Beer Company, Inc. produces and sells alcohol beverages primarily in the United States. Its flagship beer is Samuel Adams Boston Lager. The company sells approximately 60 beers under the Samuel Adams and the Sam Adams brands; 20 hard cider beverages under the Angry Orchard brand; 13 flavored malt beverages under the Twisted Tea brand; and 4 hard seltzer beverages under the Truly Spiked & Sparkling brand name, as well as approximately 40 beers under A&S Brewing trade name. It markets and sells its products to a network of approximately 350 wholesalers, who in turn sell to retailers, such as pubs, restaurants, grocery stores, convenience stores, package stores, stadiums, and other retail outlets in Canada, Europe, Israel, Australia, New Zealand, the Caribbean, the Pacific Rim, Mexico, and Central and South America. The Boston Beer Company, Inc. was founded in 1984 and is based in Boston, Massachusetts.

Corporate Governance

The Boston Beer Company, Inc.’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of October 4, 2017 is 9. The pillar scores are Audit: 1; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 8; Compensation: 10.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.