Founded in 2012, California Craft Distributors is a boutique distribution company dedicated to championing world-class artisanal brands.

We specialize in small batch producers and pride ourselves in carefully evaluating every potential brand and beverage for quality, consistency, and growth potential before selecting them for our portfolio.

Inspired by the artistry and creativity of the brewing process and the community that craft beer movement fosters, it is our passion to share each brand’s story and secure the recognition and placement it deserves in today’s dynamic marketplace.

Offering our clients an unsurpassed level of service, education programs for retailers and personal attention, we are committed to distributing the finest quality craft beers to the state of California.


Amy Burns Barr is President and CEO of California Craft Distributors and oversees business operations. She manages the development of supplier partnerships and the growth of key retail accounts for the company’s portfolio.

Prior to founding California Craft Distributors in 2012, Burns Barr gained more than 15 years of global sales, distribution and marketing expertise at corporate powerhouses such as Sony Pictures Entertainment, MGM Studios, Mattel Toys and Hilton Hotel Corp.

Amy holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from the University of California, Davis.

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