Millennium Magazine_9th Ed

157 Millennium - A Marquis Who’s Who Magazine ENTREPRENEURS As the president and chief executive officer of acclaimed brewery Mast Landing Brewing Company in Westbrook, Maine, since its inception in 2015, Ian H. Dorsey has always exhibited passion for entrepreneurship and brewing quality beer. Starting out with brewing concoctions with his early college friends on the weekends, the seed was planted in Mr. Dorsey’s mind upon the wave of new breweries opening up in Maine. After the birth of his first child, he decided to follow his ambitions and open a brewery of his own. After conducting extensive research and interviewing local brewing executives around town, coupled with his innate interest in local history, Mast Landing Brewing Company was born. Offering several varieties of India Pale Ale (IPA) beer, as well as sour ales, stouts and lagers, Mast Landing Brewing Company is renowned for their unique fruit blends, which often include blackberries, vanilla bean, tangerine and passionfruit. They also offer a milk stout with coffee, titled “Gunner’s Daughter.” In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the brewing company has provided curbside pickup and local delivery, available seven days per week at their tasting room. Prior to establishing Mast Landing Brewing Company, Mr. Dorsey served as a financial advisor for Edward Jones and for Stafford Advisors Securities America between 2012 and 2015. Leveraging his financial skillset, he was able to launch the foundation of his brewing company. In addition, he draws upon a Bachelor of Arts in political science from the University of Maine in 2010. Civically engaged, he founded a scholarship at a local high school, contributes to food and clothing drives, and does community service work. Mast Landing Brewing Company was named the 22nd Fastest Growing Brewery in the Nation, and Mr. Dorsey was named Social Entrepreneur of the Year in 2018. Recently in 2020, he was named #330 on the Inc. 5,000 by Inc. Magazine. Looking toward the future, Mr. Dorsey plans to expand his brewing company and open a second tasting room in Freeport, Maine. Millennium Magazine Featured Listee IAN H. DORSEY PRESIDENT, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER Mast Landing Brewing Company Brunswick, ME