NY State Craft Beer Competition presented by Ultimate Brew Services

To make a great craft beer you bring all of your artistry, dedication, science and passion to the table. We bring the most respected judges from the industry to the other side of that table.


Our Judges

WE HAVE THE BEST JUDGES. Our judges include the most influential people in the NY beer industry, including Brewmasters, Cicerones, BJCP judges, educators, retailers, and industry writers and consultants.

Co-founder of DraughtLab

Matt Conyer

Matthew Conyer is co-founder of the beer sensory software company DraughtLab. With over a decade’s experience in the software, marketing and beer industries, Matt wears many hats in his current role, which includes helping craft breweries across the country establish and fine-tune their taste panels and sensory programs.