Origins

Third Space Brewing’s founders are Milwaukee natives with a passion for creating great beer and a thriving small business in their hometown. Kevin Wright and Andy Gehl met at their third space–Camp Minikani, a summer camp located along the shores of Lake Amy Belle in Hubertus, Wisconsin.

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Kevin Wright

Co-founder and Brewmaster, Kevin Wright holds a certificate in brewing from the world-renowned University of California-Davis Master Brewing Program.  He graduated at the top of his class in 2009 before going on to win the JS Ford Award, given to the world’s top performer in the Institute of Brewing and Distilling’s annual Brewing Exam. After graduation, Kevin spent seven years brewing award-winning beer at Hangar 24, a popular Redlands, CA brewery.

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Andy Gehl

Co-founder and Director of Sales and Marketing, Andy Gehl is a recovering attorney with a passion for craft beer and his hometown of Milwaukee. Andy heads up sales, marketing and community outreach for Third Space Brewing. Prior to becoming an attorney, Andy led team-building and leadership programs for corporate and youth groups. His legal, business, and relationship-building experience complement Kevin’s technical brewing and operational expertise.