Spriggs Distributing Company has a diverse group of owners with deep family ties to the businesses balanced with a dedication to professionalism and team building.
Meet Our Owners
William Guy Spriggs
Chairman of the Board of Directors and a partner in Spriggs Distributing Company
Guy is the third generation of the Spriggs family to own these companies. He began his career as a salesman in the Ironton, Ohio operation in 1976 after getting his Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from Ohio State University. He advanced to Sales Manager before moving right across the Ohio River to Ashland, Kentucky in 1980, where he founded Eagle Distributing Company. Guy would eventually assume ownership in all operations, becoming the Chairman in 2000.
Following in his father and grandfather’s footsteps, Guy is involved in numerous charitable and civic organizations including the Spriggs Family Foundation and establishing the Guy Spriggs Charitable Trust. In 2013, he was inducted into the Marshall University Business Hall of Fame.
The father of three, Guy and his wife Lisa currently reside in South Carolina.
R. Scott Spriggs
Partner and serves on the Board of Directors of Spriggs Distributing Company
Along with his brother Guy, Scott is the third generation of the Spriggs Family to own the company. Scott got his Bachelor’s Degree in Education from Ohio State University in 1977 and his Juris Doctorate from Capital University in 1981. Scott worked in government relations, real estate development, and currently in insurance before becoming a partner with his brother Guy in all operations in 1995.
The father of two, Scott and his wife Lynette currently reside in California.
G. Casey Hill
Managing partner of Spriggs Distributing Company
Casey got his Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting from Marshall University in 1993. During his time at Marshall, Casey was a four year letterman in football participating in three National Championships, including the 1992 National Championship Team. He began his career in the Ashland, Kentucky Operation before becoming a partner in that business in 2003. He would eventually become a partner in all operations by 2011.
Casey oversaw the consolidation of the businesses in 2009 to form Triple Crown Beverage Group as well as the acquisitions in West Virginia in 2013 and 2016 to create the new Spriggs Distributing Company. Like the other owners, Casey is involved in numerous organizations, most notably as a past member of the management committee of the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) and the Anheuser-Busch Wholesaler Advisory Panel.
The father of two, Casey and his wife Kelli currently reside in Kentucky.
Meet Our Team
General Manager of Spriggs Distributing Company
Nick got his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees in Political Science from Ohio University in 2003. He began his career in the Ironton, Ohio Operation in 2005 working in a number of different roles. Nick was promoted to General Manager in 2012 after assisting in the consolidation of the businesses beginning in 2009. Nick excels as an organizer and manager helping anchor a diverse and highly decorated management team.
The father of two, Nick and his wife Jessica currently reside in West Virginia.
Sales Manager of Spriggs Distributing Company
Macon oversees the entire sales arm of the company. Macon got his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Kentucky in 2001 and his Juris Doctorate from Capital University Law School in 2005. After graduation, Macon worked on the supplier side of the industry, including Anheuser-Busch but joined Spriggs Distributing Company in 2011. Macon’s varied experiences in the industry add excellent diversity to the company’s management team.
The father of two, Macon and his wife Kacy currently reside in West Virginia.
Division Manager of the Huntington, West Virginia operation of Spriggs Distributing Company
Joe got his start in the Huntington Operation in 1988 and has held several different positions during his career before becoming the leader of the Huntington operations in 2016. Joe’s energetic sales approach leaves a lasting impression that’s made him one of the leading sales figures in the industry today.
The father of two, Joe and his wife Debbie currently reside in West Virginia.
Division Manager of the Parkersburg, West Virginia operation of Spriggs Distributing Company
Tom got his start in the beverage business in 1994 with Coca-Cola Consolidated and moved to the beer industry in 2010 when he joined the team at Proud Eagle. With Spriggs Distributing Company’s acquisition of Proud in 2016, Tom eagerly joined the Spriggs team, as head of the Parkersburg operations.
The father of two, Tom and his wife Jody currently reside in Ohio.
Operations Manager of Spriggs Distributing Company
Josh got his start in the Huntington, West Virginia Operation in 1998 starting in the warehouse. He has served the organization in a number of different roles over his career before becoming Operations Manager in 2014. Josh’s diverse career experiences at numerous levels within the organization makes him one of the company’s most valued team members.
The father of one, Josh and his wife Elisha currently reside in West Virginia.
Inventory Manager of Spriggs Distributing Company
Tom got his start in the Ironton, Ohio Operation in 1989. During his career, Tom has remained dedicated to effective inventory management and is widely respected as one of the best inventory executives in the business.
The father of two, Tom currently resides in Ohio.
Administration Manager and Controller of Spriggs Distributing Company
Jeff began his career in 1991 with Central Distributing in Charleston, West Virginia, moving into management in 1994 and becoming controller in 2000. He remained with the operations during Proud Eagle’s acquisition of Central Distributing in 2008 and made the jump to the Spriggs team during the 2016 acquisition. Jeff elevated an already decorated leadership team at Spriggs Distributing Company.
The father of three, Jeff and his wife Vicky currently reside in West Virginia.