“Because of our 20-barrel brew house and its production capacity, it was always our intent to utilize a distributor when the time was right,” co-founder and head brewer Jeff Fortney said in the release. “And now is the right time.”
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Other co-founders of FigLeaf Brewing Co. — which opened in 2016 at 3387 Cincinnati-Dayton Road — are Brian Yavorsky, Andy Allgeyer, and Rich and Tasha Brown.
Fortney served as brewer at Warped Wing Brewing Company in downtown Dayton; Yavorsky was one of the original co-founders of Star City Brewing in Miamisburg.
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Cavalier Distributing represents a broad range of American craft and imported beers. It operates in Florida and Indiana as well as Ohio.