Ryan Hopkins serves as the Chief Sales Officer for Yakima Chief Hops. Yakima Chief Hops is 100% grower owned by hop growing family farms. Yakima Chief Hops is now the largest supplier of American Hops in the world.
Ryan’s first year of working in the hop industry was 1994 where he dried hops for a family hop farm in Moxee, WA.
Ryan holds undergraduate degrees in Ecology and Biology and a Master’s degree in Organisational Leadership.
Ryan is honoured to be in a position that allows him to work directly with both hop growers and brewers.