Doug Wise

Beverage Director 

Doug joined Bottleneck Management in July 2021. As the Beverage Director, he oversees all aspects of the organization’s beverage planning and initiatives.


Doug graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Madison with a B.A. in History. Following his time as an undergraduate, he completed a Craft Brewing Certification program at Madison Area Technical College while beginning work in the industry with HopCat. Doug worked his way from Barback to Regional Beer Program Coordinator, ultimately helping to open 6 new locations and overseeing 10 locations across the country. He is currently a Certified Beer Server and studying to take the Certified Cicerone exam this year.

Outside of Work
Doug was lucky to be able to marry his wife, Maureen, during the summer of 2020. In his spare time, he enjoys visiting Chicago’s breweries, playing weekly bar trivia, and walking his cockapoo, Bonnie. He is an avid sports fan and is always ready to discuss the prospects of the Tennessee Titans, Los Angeles Lakers, Chicago Sky, and Wisconsin Badgers!