Sierra Nevada Brewing Co.

Industry Sector: 
Agribusiness and Food Processing
New Jobs: 
95
Financial Investment: 
$107.5 million
Location: 
Mills River
New or Expanding: 
New
Company Description: 
Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., an independent, family-owned pioneer in craft brewing, will locate a brewing facility for the East Coast in Henderson County, as well as an onsite restaurant. The company, based in Chico, California, is one of America’s first craft breweries. It currently employs in excess of 500 employees and is the second largest privately held brewery in the United States.
Announcement Date: 
January 25, 2012