Utica National Corporate Leadership - Board of Directors



Nicholas O. Matt

Nicholas O. Matt
Chairman & CEO
Matt Brewing Company
Utica, NY

Nicholas O. Matt is Chairman & CEO of the Matt Brewing Company, a fourth generation family brewery whose roots date back to the founding of the company by his grandfather over 125 years ago. The Matt Brewery is one of America’s few remaining historic regional breweries, and today its leading products are the award winning Saranac line of craft beers which are sold throughout the East Coast.

Nick is a native of Utica, New York and joined the brewery after many years with Richardson-Vick's and Procter & Gamble where he last served as President of the Vick's Health Care Division. He has been extremely active in the community serving on numerous volunteer and corporate boards and now serves on the Mohawk Valley Regional Economic Development Council.

Nick is a graduate of Union College and holds an MBA from Cornell’s Johnson School of Management. He served as a Naval Officer aboard the USS Essex and the USS Macdonough.