San Diego, California

Karl Strauss Brewing Company

Brewing & Distilling

  • Founded: 1988
  • Ownership: Private
  • Employees: 800

Co-founder and CEO Chris Cramer helped kickstart the ascendancy of San Diego into the ranks of world-class beer cities with the help of his brewery's namesake -- his legendary relative, Karl Strauss.


  • Food Manufacturing

Karl Strauss Brewing Company has been profiled on CompanyWeek