Meet Our Team
The right team makes all the difference at The Growler Spot
Josh Schultz - Owner
Josh Shultz is the owner of The Growler Spot, a craft beer bar and retail shop located in Fulshear, TX. With a passion for craft beer and a desire to create a community-focused gathering place, Josh opened The Growler Spot in 2017, and it has since become a go-to destination for craft beer lovers in the area.
Josh’s love for craft beer began in college, where he discovered a wide variety of unique and flavorful beers that he had never experienced before. After college, he began working in the beer industry, first as a distributor and later as a brewery representative. Throughout his career, Josh has built strong relationships with brewers and beer enthusiasts alike, gaining valuable insights into the craft beer world.
With The Growler Spot, Josh has created a welcoming environment where customers can come together to enjoy great beer and connect with one another. The bar features a rotating selection of craft beers on tap, as well as a large selection of packaged beers and growler fills. The retail shop offers a wide range of beer-related merchandise, including glassware, apparel, and other accessories.
In addition to his work at The Growler Spot, Josh is also an active member of the craft beer community in Fulshear and beyond. He regularly participates in beer festivals and other events, and he’s always looking for ways to support and promote local breweries.
For Josh, owning The Growler Spot is more than just a business – it’s a labor of love. He’s dedicated to providing his customers with the best possible beer experience, whether they’re trying a new beer for the first time or catching up with friends over a pint. With his passion for craft beer and his commitment to creating a welcoming community space, Josh has truly made The Growler Spot a destination for beer lovers in Fulshear and beyond.
Susan Ladart - Co-Owner
Cole McCune - Barman
Cole McCune is a valued member of The Growler Spot team in Fulshear, TX, serving as a skilled barman with a passion for beer and customer service. Cole has gained extensive knowledge and experience in the beer industry through years of working in bars and breweries.
Cole’s interest in beer began during his college years, where he developed an appreciation for craft beer and the unique flavors and styles that it offers. After college, he began working in bars, where he honed his skills in beer service and customer service. He later transitioned to working in breweries, where he gained experience in brewing techniques, recipe development, and quality control.
At The Growler Spot, Cole is responsible for ensuring that customers receive great-tasting beer in a welcoming and inclusive environment. He curates a rotating selection of beers on tap, helps to maintain the cleanliness of the beer lines, and provides knowledgeable recommendations to customers. He’s also skilled in beer pairing, able to recommend beers that complement the flavors of customers’ meals.
Outside of work, Cole is an active member of the local beer community, regularly participating in beer festivals and other events. He’s passionate about promoting local breweries and connecting with fellow beer enthusiasts.
For Cole, working at The Growler Spot is more than just a job – it’s a chance to share his passion for beer with others and provide them with a great beer experience. With his expertise and commitment to customer service, he’s helping to make The Growler Spot a destination for beer lovers in Fulshear and beyond.
Brent Bailey - Barman
Brent Bailey is a Cicerone Certified Barman who brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to The Growler Spot in Fulshear, TX. With a passion for beer and a commitment to providing customers with the best possible experience, Brent is an integral part of the bar team.
Brent’s interest in beer began during his time as a college student, where he discovered a love for the wide variety of flavors and styles in the beer world. After college, he began working in the service industry, first as a bartender and later as a bar manager. It was during this time that he became interested in the Cicerone Certification Program and decided to pursue the certification himself.
As a Cicerone Certified Barman, Brent has a deep understanding of beer styles, flavor profiles, and brewing techniques. He’s able to make informed recommendations based on customer preferences and guide them to try new beers that they’re likely to enjoy. He’s also skilled in beer service, knowing the optimal temperature, glassware, and pouring technique for each beer style.
At The Growler Spot, Brent plays a key role in maintaining the cleanliness and quality of the beer lines, ensuring that customers are served fresh and great-tasting beer every time. He’s also dedicated to creating a welcoming and inclusive environment where customers can come together to enjoy great beer and connect with one another.
In addition to his work at The Growler Spot, Brent is an active member of the local beer community, regularly participating in beer festivals and other events. He’s always looking for ways to expand his knowledge and share his passion for beer with others.
For Brent, being a Cicerone Certified Barman is more than just a certification – it’s a commitment to providing customers with the best possible beer experience. With his expertise and dedication, he’s helping to make The Growler Spot a destination for beer lovers in Fulshear and beyond.