Neil Quigley Co-Founder – Neil was born and raised in Newton, MA. After a short stint at The University of Vermont, Neil attended the UK’s Brewlab Institute where he received his Diploma in British Brewing Technology. Neil is also a Certified Cicerone, and, having received this certification before his 21st birthday, he was written up as a “beer prodigy” by the Boston Globe. After working in the restaurant and beverage industry for a few years, Neil teamed up with Michael to bring their vision for Briggs Original to the city of Boston.

Neil Quigley
Co-Founder

Neil was born and raised in Newton, MA. After a short stint at The University of Vermont, Neil attended the UK’s Brewlab Institute where he received his Diploma in British Brewing Technology. Neil is also a Certified Cicerone, and, having received this certification before his 21st birthday, he was written up as a “beer prodigy” by the Boston Globe. After working in the restaurant and beverage industry for a few years, Neil teamed up with Michael to bring their vision for Briggs Original to the city of Boston.

Michael Kurson Co-Founder – Michael was born and raised in Newton, MA where, in kindergarten, he met his long time friend Neil. Sixteen years later, with Neil's passion for beverage and Michael's passion for entrepreneurship, the two partnered up to bring Briggs Original Boston Cranberry to the market. Michael is currently a student at Babson College (he's on a leave of absence) where he won first prize for Babson's most promising startup in the collegiate Mount Dream Competition.

Michael Kurson
Co-Founder

Michael was born and raised in Newton, MA where, in kindergarten, he met his long time friend Neil. Sixteen years later, with Neil's passion for beverage and Michael's passion for entrepreneurship, the two partnered up to bring Briggs Original Boston Cranberry to the market. Michael is currently a student at Babson College (he's on a leave of absence) where he won first prize for Babson's most promising startup in the collegiate Mount Dream Competition.

Greta Schindler Head of Sales – Greta was born and raised in Newton, MA, where she befriended Michael and Neil while they were students at Newton North High School. At Newton North Greta launched a program called Operation Nourish, where she and others made and delivered nutritious homemade snacks to the families of bone marrow transplant patients at Children's Hospital. Greta recently graduated from Union College with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, but couldn't resist joining the Briggs team as the head of sales. Greta is passionate about managing Briggs sales and loves hard seltzer.  

Greta Schindler
Head of Sales

Greta was born and raised in Newton, MA, where she befriended Michael and Neil while they were students at Newton North High School. At Newton North Greta launched a program called Operation Nourish, where she and others made and delivered nutritious homemade snacks to the families of bone marrow transplant patients at Children's Hospital. Greta recently graduated from Union College with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology, but couldn't resist joining the Briggs team as the head of sales. Greta is passionate about managing Briggs sales and loves hard seltzer.