President, Head Buyer Wine and Spirits
Gerard works directly with industry professionals to bring new wine and spirits to North Ridge. If you are looking for that special wine you had while vacationing in Europe or at your favorite restaurant, Gerard will find it for you. Gerard is always searching for new and innovative wine and spirits to bring to North Ridge. Prior to opening North Ridge Wine in 1999, Gerard spent 14 years in various roles at Harper’s Choice Liquors in Columbia, MD. Gerard graduated from Mt. St. Mary’s College with a B.S. Degree in Finance and Economics in 1991. When not working, Gerard enjoys coaching baseball and ice hockey. He is married with two teenage boys.
Vice-President, Operations Manager, Beer Guy
Steven works with brewery representatives to bring North Ridge the most complete beer selection in the area. Whether its industry giant Anheuser-Busch or a local brewery, Steven is always looking to enhance our huge selection. Prior to opening North Ridge Wine in 1999, Steven spent 16 years in various roles at Harper’s Choice Liquors in Columbia, MD. Steven graduated from Mt. St. Joseph HS in 1989. When not working, Steve enjoys playing golf and hanging out at home with his wife and two daughters.
Secretary, Director of Advertising and Accounting, Wine Guy
Brad is a huge lover of fine wine, particularly $10 wines that can give the $100 bottle a run for the money. Prior to opening North Ridge in 1999, Brad worked in various roles in the advertising industry serving accounts like The Home Depot, Safeway and many smaller regional accounts. Brad graduated from Mt. St. Mary’s College with a B.S. Degree in Finance and Economics in 1994. When not working, Brad enjoys officiating all levels of ice hockey. He is married with one daughter and two boys.