Darren Gamache is a 5th Washington State University with a bachelor degree in marketing and international business. Darren is currently enjoying his 17th actively managed the growth of the Amarillo® brand VGXP01, introduced Sorachi Ace and several other novel varieties to the market place. He supervised on behalf of the US hop industry the engineering of a robotic twining machine.
His current focus has been engineering advancements in hop picking equipment and advancements in the techniques to determine hop maturity. His hobbies include anything beer related, general aviation, house construction with remodeling horror stories and taking his children to dance practice.