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ANJA VAN ZYL (HEAD BREWER) 
Anja our head brewer is making a name for herself quickly in the South African brewing industry. Anja studied Food Science (BSc) at Stellenbosch University. During her studies Anja took to home brewing, this is where her fascination for brewing beer began. She started her young career off at Cape Brewing Company (CBC) and was the second in command brewer at CBC for 3.5 years. Nowadays, Anja heads the brewery team for us at Hey Joe Brewing Company.

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BERT VAN HECKE (CONSULTANT)
Meet our Belgian beer consultant. Bert learned the tricks of the trade in the breweries of Orval and Rodenbach. He was Cellar Master at brewery Boon and Brewmaster at Sint-Bernardus. 

Bert has also been renown as a regular member of the jury at the World Beer Cups at Seattle, San Diego, and Chicago. He also worked for a while in the US, at New Belgium Brewing Company and as a Brewmaster in China.

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VERNAL (ASSISTANT BREWER)
Vernal is our second in command brewer. After visiting a beer tasting event, Vernal took upon himself to home brew. It was then he learnt the complexities in beer making and fell in love with the science behind beer.