Head Brewer Matthew Crewe
Matthew Crewe is Head Brewer at Trustworthy Brewing Co., responsible for day-to-day operations of the brewery and all aspects of the beer production process including the quality of beers.
Born and raised in Chicago, Crewe’s passion with the craft industry began eight years ago when he attended a beer tasting. His curiosity grew about craft brewing and he soon enrolled in Chicago’s Siebel Institute of Technology. During his time there, Crewe volunteered at numerous brewing companies around Chicago, gaining hands-on experience in the field.
When an opportunity presented itself at Stone Brewing Company, named “All-Time Top Brewery on Planet Earth” by BeerAdvocate, Crewe jumped at the chance. During his five years there as assistant brewer, he was able to grow both personally and professionally.
Crewe is passionate about local beer, delivering the finest product using top-of-the-line ingredients to consumers and most importantly, bring together people over exciting beverages. He enjoys helping grow a budding brand like Trustworthy Brewing Co. and believes that there is plenty of opportunity and room for growth. Outside of the brewery, Crewe enjoys hockey and reading novels.
General Manager Robert Parekh
With over 12 years of experience in the food and beverage industry, Robert Parekh epitomizes passion and dedication. As general manager of Trustworthy Brewing Co., he oversees all operations and ensuring the brewery upholds its eight core values of quality, education, passion, fun, humility, genuineness, accountability and responsibility.
After jump-starting his career in 2007 as a beverage manager and mixologist at the Palms Casino Resort, Parekh became the assistant manager at Eve Nightclub.
In 2010, he accepted a position at PBR Rock Bar & Grill at the Planet Hollywood’s Miracle Mile Shops, accounting for a team of over 100 people, before being tapped to become general manager at The Pub at the Monte Carlo Casino, where he maintained an expansive beer program of over 300 beers. Parekh’s genuine desire for furthering his career drove him to achieve the title of Certified Cicerone.
He then made the move to MGM Grand’s TAP Sports Bar as general manager, conceptualizing a service and beverage program, planning and executing special events to drive top-line revenues and developing new, enticing menus. His strategic plans allowed for TAP to expand into new MGM properties in Detroit and Springfield.
Executive Chef Lloyd Bensil
Lloyd Bensil is the executive chef at Trustworthy Brewing Co. & BBQ at the Grand Canal Shoppes at The Palazzo. He is responsible for menu development, culinary direction and overseeing all kitchen operations. Bansil brings over two decades of experience to the Trustworthy team coming from several well-respected restaurants, including Momofuku, Hakkasan, Serendipity and most recently, Mabel’s BBQ.
Originally from the Philippines, Bansil moved to the United States when he was eight years old and later attended Arizona State University. Bansil has now been in Las Vegas for 30 years and enjoys the melting pot of diversity the city has to offer. He began his career in the restaurant world as a dishwasher and climbed up the ranks after falling in love with the rush of being apart of a team and creating new and intoxicating dishes.
Bansil is a proud father of two and is passionate about his philanthropy work with The Las Vegas Rescue Mission. His dedication to his craft makes Trustworthy Brewing Co. & BBQ the perfect place for guests to relax and enjoy on-site brewed beer paired with soulful and rich smoky BBQ creations from the menu.