John Bryce is a brewer, entrepreneur, and lover of all things technical brewing. He built his first brewery (Blacksburg Brewing Co.) on a shoestring budget in 2002 and his career continued at several Virginia breweries, including Capitol City, Old Dominion, and Starr Hill. John Bryce graduated from Versuchs- und Lehranstalt für Brauerei (VLB) in 2008. He has also worked as an independent consultant to help craft breweries launch and/or optimize operations. In 2014 he (and three other guys with day jobs) built The Lupulin Exchange to help brewers navigate the secondary hop market. John Bryce is the Technical Outreach Director of The Master Brewers Association of the Americas (MBAA).