Hunter Smith

Hunter Smith is the founder of Champion Brewing Company in Downtown Charlottesville. He has also worked for his parents' winery, Afton Mountain Vineyards, in picturesque Nelson County and is a proud alumnus of the Siebel Institute and World Brewing Academy. Smith has been a performing singer/songwriter for the better part of ten years, but is enjoying focusing on his role in the food and beverage world, as well as his recent entry into fatherhood. Interests outside of beer and wine include cooking, business, punk rock, and Boston sports.