Distiller & Director of Operations
With Scottish, Irish and French roots, Andrew was born to become a distiller. He has been passionately crafting spirits, fine wines and beers for over 25 years. He is always in search of creating the “next great spirit.”
Before co-founding AstraLuna Brands, Andrew was also pouring his soul into entrepreneurial pursuits in the areas of real estate development, import/export and online retailing. He has lived and worked in China and is fluent in Mandarin. Andrew is also an accomplished ballroom dancer and can be seen frequenting dance halls across the land.
Joe is a descendent of the Sullivan clan which settled in Dover, MA many generations ago. There is rumor the Sullivans and Fryers were in cahoots in the moonshine business. According to legend, their Dover Demon Whiskey was a local favorite back in the day.
Before becoming a distiller, Joe was a builder of fine custom homes in the metro-Boston area. His excellent work graces the landscape.
Joe is also a very civic minded individual and has volunteered for many charitable organizations such as the Wounded Warriors Project, Spaulding Rehab Facility and the Tennis Hall of Fame.
Joe is an accomplished athlete as well . He is a USPTA Certified Wheelchair Teaching Tennis Pro and has received many professional accolades. He also competed in 2 NYC marathons. He kayaks, skis, sails and loves to fish. Furthermore, Joe is a licensed pilot who flies his plane throughout New England during Summer.