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Our Core Values
1. Be a Pro:
Reliable and dependable | Take action and see it through | Lead by example | Think before you react
2. Be Direct, Honest & Respectful:
Be objective, not personal | Listen first | Value other people’s time
3. Foster Creativity:
Give your intuition a chance | Try something new | Share ideas and communicate openly | Embrace change
4. Be a Good Neighbor:
Give back and create positive change | Help others | Turn caring into doing | Be empathetic, reliable, and accessible
5. Work Safe, Work Smart:
See something, say something | No shortcuts | No one is above safety
6. Make it Better:
Be curious | Constant improvement big and small | Accept and give feedback; we can all get better
7. Have Fun:
Celebrate the wins | Take what you do seriously, but not yourself | Make friends
1. Be a Pro
Reliable and dependable • Take action and see it through • Lead by example • Think before you react
Brigitta embodies professionalism and consistently raises the bar in every aspect of her work, continuously elevating our collective efforts. Her unwavering commitments to excellence, reliability, and dependability perfectly encapsulate our first Core Value.
2. Be Direct, Honest & Respectful
Be objective, not personal • Listen first • Value other people’s time
As our most tenured employee, Richie has been a cornerstone in shaping not just our culture, but in cultivating our Core Values. His influence extends far beyond his tenure, setting an exemplary standard for all. His hallmark lies in consistently offering insightful, constructive, and timely feedback with respect and tact.
3. Foster Creativity
Give your intuition a chance • Try something new • Share ideas and communicate openly • Embrace change
Brad’s talent extends far beyond crafting innovative and delectable recipes - though, we might admit our bias on that front. His knack for sparking creativity and fostering seamless collaboration is unmatched. His exceptional ability to inspire creativity and bring teams together stands as a testament to his unparalleled skill in nurturing collaboration and creativity.
4. Be a Good Neighbor
Give back and create positive change • Help others • Turn caring into doing • Be empathetic, reliable, and accessible
Tasting Room Team
The Tasting Room team consistently goes above and beyond to be Good Neighbors whether it’s with one another internally or with external folks. Our Tasting Room team excels at creating programming in the name of supporting our community whether it’s in the form of a monthly Pint Night to raise money for local organizations or organizing our yearly food drive to support the local food banks, this crew knows how to show up and show out.
5. Work Safe, Work Smart
See something, say something • No shortcuts • No one is above safety
Rob Page & Rich Piorkowski
As the backbone of our maintenance operations, Rich and Rob form an unstoppable duo, tirelessly managing the lion’s share of our preventative maintenance and repairs across multiple buildings and facilities. Whether they’re fine-tuning complex machinery, upgrading equipment, or simply ensuring proper lighting, their dedication ensures that our teams can function in safe environments without worry.
6. Make it Better
Be curious • Constant improvement big and small • Accept and give feedback; we can all get better
Sean bravely took on the demanding responsibility of meticulously crafting, revising, updating, and developing an extensive collection of Standard Operating Procedures for the Production team - a task that often goes unrecognized. These meticulously crafted SOPs stand as a cornerstone of our operational success, providing essential guidelines and protocols that are indispensable in ensuring the excellence of our operations.
7. Have Fun
Celebrate the wins • Take what you do seriously, but not yourself • Make friends
The Brew Crew
Every Friday, the Brew Crew congregates in the Tasting Room for one of our most cherished traditions, a special Brew Crew Hoppy Hour! From animated conversations about the latest brews to friendly competitions or impromptu games, you can always catch members of the Brew Crew having fun together. This time together is not just a gathering – its a vibrant celebration of the week’s accomplishments.
Crushin' It Kudos Awards
Each week, we highlight key employees who have exemplified our core values. Each quarter, these shout-outs and other submissions are collected and considered for the Crushin’ It Kudos Awards.
Check out our award winners so far!
Throughout his tenure with the CMBC team, Tim has proven to be an invaluable asset, and his contributions during the last quarter have been exceptional. Whenever he is at the brewery, his eagerness to assist, regardless of the task or its demands, stands out. Whether it's lending a hand at SRE, tackling basic truck repairs, conducting fire inspections, or attending to general upkeep, Tim consistently exemplifies professionalism in every undertaking.
Chris Martin swiftly responded to a call from one of our drivers reporting a flat tire due to a nail. Despite the challenge of realizing the vehicle did not have a spare tire with it already, Chris didn't hesitate. He promptly hopped onto a truck and drove an extensive two-hour journey in rush hour traffic to North Jersey, ensuring the driver received a replacement tire and providing assistance with the tire change. Chris exemplifies the essence of being a Good Neighbor and an outstanding teammate through such proactive and selfless actions.