John Murphy-Area Sales Manager
How long have you been with Kramer Beverage? 10 years and counting.
What does your current position entail? I work with a team of seven sales reps covering 244 of our on & off-premise accounts throughout Camden, Gloucester, and Atlantic Counties.
What other positions have you held in the company? I started at Kramer as a Marketing Intern after graduating from Rowan University. I then became a Merchandiser, Sales Route Relief, On-premise RAM, Off-premise RAM, District Manager, Market Development Manager, and now an Area Sales Manager.
What has been the best thing about your job? The best thing about my job is the personal relationships I have developed over the past 10 years. Whether it is internal relationships with co-workers, supplier partners, and retailers, I have met some awesome people that I feel lucky to call friends. I also love selling beer. I feel lucky to have found a job that has given me so many great experiences and taught me so much.
What do you like to do when you’re not at work? I love spending time with my family! Currently, I am working on different projects at my house. I am also a huge music fan, so I love to get out to a lot of concerts and play the drums when I can!
About Kramer Beverage
Kramer Beverage is South Jersey’s largest beer wholesaler, owned and operated by four generations of the Kramer family since 1924. Kramer Beverage is based out of Hammonton, Atlantic County, and services eight counties in southern New Jersey with top brands from MillerCoors, Constellation, Yuengling, Boston Beer, Heineken USA, Pabst, Diageo, FIFCO and more. Kramer Beverage also distributes a wide variety of craft beers, from suppliers such as New Belgium and Sierra Nevada, to local favorites including Flying Fish, Double Nickel, Evil Genius, Glasstown, Sly Fox, and 2SP. For more information on Kramer Beverage, please visit www.kramerbev.com.