President / CEO
Paul has worked in multiple states, divisions, and departments across our network of companies during his career. His employment with the Sheehan Family Companies began in early 1994 at L. Knife and Son as a Sales Analyst. In 1995, he moved to TJ Sheehan and became the Assistant Operations Manager. In 1996, he moved to Union Beer, first as Office Manager, then held various positions in Sales Management, and ultimately became the Assistant General Manager. In early 2013 he moved from Brooklyn to the Hudson Valley to open and operate Craft Beer Guild Distributing of New York as its General Manager. In 2016, he returned to the company’s headquarters at L. Knife and Son as Senior Vice President until he was appointed CEO and President in 2017. Paul is an undergraduate of Boston College and holds an MBA from New York University. He is also an avid beer fan, homebrewer, and Level II Cicerone.
The Corporate Team is comprised of five business units, which include Sales & Marketing, Information Technology, Operations, Finance, and Human Resources. Together, we ensure that all parts of the business are working in tandem to achieve company objectives.