Mark P. Schiess 317-626-8353 (cell) mark @markmakesbeer.com
Home Address 497 W Main St., Danville, IN 46122
Current/ Owner-brewer at Restart Enterprises Inc., Brownsburg, IN
Objectives: Brewpub and production in Brownsburg, IN. Seeking possible brewpub partner and or investors.
2015- Engineering - Packaging Technology and Process Technology, Institute of Brewing and Distilling, London, UK (distance learning)
2013- Master Brewers Program at the University of California at Davis. Graduate Certificate.
1984- The Ohio State, College of Medicine, Columbus, OH. Circulation Technology (Perfusion Technology), Graduate Certificate,
Prior- Ashland University, Ashland, OH. B.S. Comprehensive Science, Biology, Chemistry and Earth Science.
Professional Work Experience:
1984-2012 Clinical Cardiovascular Perfusionist, St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis, IN, Riverview Hospital, Noblesville, IN. Indiana University Hospitals - Riley Hospital for Children, Roudebush VA Medical Center. Providing cardiovascular perfusion during open-heart surgery. Providing support for ventricular assist devices (VADs) Specialties: HIPEC - Hyperthermic Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy.
1999-Present Central Indiana Beer Appreciation Society (CIBAS) – Co-founder, webmaster, writer. CIBAS club and information source for beer drinkers, visitors and brewers for Central Indiana. www.schiesshouse.com/cibas.htm
2002-Present Beer Color Laboratory –Beer and Water analysis for homebrewers. Color reference materials for brewers, distillers and other beverage related services. www.beercolor.com
Prior- Surgical/Physician Assistant, Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgical Associates, Inc, Surgical Assistant, Riverside Methodist Hospital, Columbus, OH. Assisting with all types of surgery.
Prior- Research Assistant, Graduate Research, Ohio Agricultural and Research Development Center. -Department of Veterinary Science, Wooster, OH. Graduate research – Avian influenza, Porcine pseudo-rabies, developed influenza Counterimmunoelectrophoresis test. NIH – CDC grants.
Brewers Association, - Master Brewers Association of the Americas, National Restaurant Association member. Membership in the Indiana Restaurant & Lodging Association. American Homebrewers Association, American Society of Brewing Chemists, BJCP Certified Beer Judge.
Other Previous Employment:
EFESCO products – laboratory analysis of electroplating solutions, Ringler-Dorin products /sub-contracted to Grumman - floor work on LM Lunar Module components, F-14A Tomcat and (later) Lockheed L-1011 Tri-Star Nose Radomes and stabilizers.
Recent Brewing Related Continuing Education: