Jeff Schrag was born in McPherson, Kansas and graduated from Kansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and social science. Schrag came to Springfield in 1995 after purchasing the Daily Events legal newspaper. In 2007, he purchased the Pioneer Formal Accessories Co. and is now the largest wholesaler of cufflinks in the United States. In 2011, he created Mother’s Brewing Company, a craft beer business that distributes its products throughout the region and in several states.
Schrag is also president of Bareham & Saunders LLC and a partner in a variety of local real estate companies. He is a past chairman or president of several organizations including the Springfield Area Chamber of Commerce, Community Foundation of the Ozarks, Missouri Press Association, Missouri Craft Brewer’s Guild, the Downtown Springfield Community Improvement District, and the Springfield Business Development Corporation. He is a member of the Brewer’s Association Finance Committee and the Community Foundation of the Ozarks Mission Related Investments Committee.
November 15, 2019 | 1:00 - 3:00 p.m.
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