Distinguished Life Service Award


The Distinguished Life Service Award recognizes members of the Master Brewers who have provided sustained and exceptional lifetime commitment and service to the association. The award is not automatically given each year, only in the years when there is an exceptional member who fits the criteria.


  • Award plaque
  • Recognized during the Award Ceremony at the Master Brewers Conference

Nominations are now being accepted through March 31, 2018.
Awards will be presented during the Brewing Summit 2018.


Past Recipients

​2017 ​Mike Sutton
​2012 ​Jerrold Hilton
​2011 ​Ray Klimovitz
​2003 ​Karl Strauss