Maria Pearman is a Certified Public Accountant who provides accounting expertise and a deep operational knowledge to the alcohol beverage industry. She teaches Finance and Accounting for the Craft Brewer, is currently in the University of Vermont’s Business of Craft Beer program, and previously at Portland State University’s Business of Craft Brewing program. Her book, “Small Brewery Finance: Accounting Principles and Planning for the Craft Brewer,” is being published by the Brewers Association this fall.
Maria’s specialties include brewery-specific manufacturing software, finance, cost accounting, budgeting, tax accounting, tax planning and provisions, and financial projections.
She resides in Portland, Oregon.