The Owner/Manager

Jeff Kochis

Jeff Kochis was born and raised in Hammond, Indiana. He remains a resident of Hammond and is proud to serve as a second generation firefighter for the City of Hammond. Jeff is married with children. He and his wife, Debbie (Wonnacott) enjoy sailing and are avid beer enthusiasts. Jeff is co-founder of the brewpub and will remain a full time firefighter while helping to run the business.

Contact Jeff Kochis

P: 219.655.5284

C: 219.670.1126

E: jeff.kochis@bulldogbrewingco.com

Kevin Clark

Kevin was born and raised in Northwest Indiana. Kevin has been an avid home brewer for several years. One day he decided to take his hobby to the next level and enter craft brew contests- and started winning.


Kevin is a full time steelworker, husband to Tracey and father of two daughters. Kevin will spend his "time off" brewing new batches and conversing with patrons. Kevin has dreamed of taking his home brewing to a higher level and sharing it with other hardworking people. His hope is to create a relaxed atmosphere, honoring blue-collar lifestyle while serving good craft beer.

Contact Kevin Clark

P: 219.655.5284

E: kevin.clark@bulldogbrewingco.com