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One of Food & Wine’s “Three Most Influential People in Wine Retailing,” McCreary will Continue to Expand IBG’s Growing Portfolio of Retailers

Dex McCrearyDENVER – September 29, 2016 – Denver-based Integrated Beverage Group (IBG) has named Dex McCreary executive vice president for national accounts. In this role, he will be responsible for developing the IBG portfolio in partnership with North America’s most successful retailers.

McCreary has extensive experience in the wine, beer and spirits industry; he most recently served as director of adult beverages for Southeastern Grocers. Prior to that, he held positions as director of wine, beer & spirits for Fresh Market; divisional merchandise manager for adult beverages at Walgreens; sr. director of merchandising for wine, beer and spirits at Sam’s Club; national wine buyer for Walmart; national account manager for Beam Global Spirits & Wine; national-regional account manager for Vincor USA; and beer, wine and spirits buyer for Albertsons. In 2008, he was named one of Food & Wine’s “Three Most Influential People in Wine Retailing.”

“I’ve been selling wine for many years, and I’ve been very fortunate to have managed the wine category for some of the biggest and best retailers in the world,” said McCreary. “My top priority has always been to bring amazing wines at amazing prices to consumers, which is not an easy feat. When I tasted Integrative Beverage Group’s wines, and was introduced to its innovative platform, I knew I wanted to be part of it. I’m very excited and truly proud to join the IBG team, and to help our valued retail and distributor partners deliver outstanding wines at extreme values to consumers.”

“At IBG, we’re working to build a team of the most knowledgeable professionals in the wine and spirits industry,” said IBG President Ari Walker. “Dex is a truly valuable, exciting and key addition to that team.”

Using the finest grapes from Napa Valley to Barolo, IBG produces a variety of award-winning wines sold throughout the U.S. and Canada, which also include popular brands Replica®, Rascal®, Reaper®, Chime®, Cara Mia®, Chessman® and Magness®.

Integrated Beverage GroupAbout Integrated Beverage Group

Integrated Beverage Group delivers extraordinary value to alcoholic beverage consumers, and the entire supply chain, through its disruptive technology, innovative sales and marketing platform and its collection of top, accessible wine brands, including Replica®, Rascal®, Reaper®, Chime®, Cara Mia®, Chessman® and Magness®. For more information, visit integratedbev.com.

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