Farrell Distributing Corp.
- 200 Farrell Road
- Rutland, Vt. 05701
- Tel. 802-775-2391
Southern Wine Manager, Wine Educator,
I am a Graduate of New England Culinary Institute with both an AOS in culinary arts and a degree in Food & Beverage Management. I have worked at a number of restaurants/resorts over my 14 year career in F&B from being a line cook at The Hilton at Short Hills, to a Sous Chef at The La Jolla Beach & Tennis Club, and also with Sugarbush Ski Resort as the Food and Beverage Manager. I have been with Farrell Distributing for over eleven years and am currently a Area Sales Manager, Brand Manager, & Wine Educator for the company. I oversee 3 Fine Wine and Craft Beer salespeople and 1 Route Jumper with a territory from Middlebury to Burlington as well as into Richmond and Stowe. I have also had the opportunity to do many TV spots as a wine personality for Farrell's teaching about wine regions, styles, & pairings for both channel 3 news as well as New England Cooks. I have completed level 3 WSET and will be completing the level 4 Diploma program this fall. I have also completed the certified specialist of wine program with the society of wine educators and am Cicerone Certified. I have also been directly involved in several charity events such as the Travis Roy Foundation Wine Event which is in its 8th year and I have also been on the Board for Stowe Wine & Food Festival for the past 3 years.
Craft Brand Manager / ASM
Scott joined the Farrell Team in October 2015, previously he was the Southern VT and Western MA Rep for Harpoon Brewery for 4 years. Since joining Farrell he has held the position of Area Sales Manager and now Craft Brand Manager. Scott is taking his love and passion of craft beer and using it to build the Farrell brands in accounts all across Southern VT. Scott lives in the Woodstock area and is a 2008 graduate of Norwich University. In his free time he enjoys being outside fishing, playing sports, hitting the slopes, and of course, enjoying a beer!
Rutland Warehouse Manager
Fred joined Farrell Distributing Corp. in March of 1998. Before coming to Farrell Distributing he spent 7 years working in warehousing with a mail order business. During his 17 years with Farrell Distributing Fred has worked in a number of different roles. He began his journey with Farrell Distributing as a Delivery Driver and enjoyed that position for 8 years. Following his time as a driver Fred worked in the position of Route Delivery Supervisor . In March of 2014 he was promoted to the role of Warehouse Manager of the Rutland facility. Fred enjoys spending his free time with his wife Jackie, his daughter Shay and son Alec.
Rutland Delivery Manager
Wes has worked for FDC since the summer of 1995. He has held various positions throughout his tenure with the company, and is currently the Delivery Manager in Rutland. Wes likes hunting, fishing and spending time with his wife and 4 amazing daughters.
Rutland Sales Manager
Pete started his career in the beverage industry in 1979 working for a wholesaler in No. Virginia. He held a number of positions including sales rep, District Manager, Key Account Manager and Sales Manager. In 1999, Pete moved his family to Vermont and went to work for the Gallo Winery as the Market Manager for Vermont and Western Mass. He moved to his current position as Sales Manager for the Rutland branch of Farrell Distributing in 2003. He and his wife Lynn have a son, two daughters and five grandchildren.
Rutland Office Manager
Lynn began working in the office at Farrell in September 2000. She was promoted to Office Manager in December of 2004. Lynn worked in the banking field for 15 years before coming to Farrell's. Sje enjoys spending time at the beach and watching her kids play soccer & downhill race for Pico. She lives in Rutland Town with her husband Julia and Maci.