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Chris Smith

BA '07, Co-Founder & Manager, The Virginia Beer Company

Chris Smith is the Co-Founder of The Virginia Beer Company, located in Williamsburg, Virginia. After graduating from The College of William & Mary in 2007, Chris spent six years in New York City and Boston working for J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. He returned to Williamsburg in 2013 to commence work on the brewery, which finally opened in March 2016. Outside of work he is either running the streets of Williamsburg or spending time with his wife and two year old daughter.