Hop Yard Tours

We would love to have you and your team tour the hop yard.  Contact us to arrange a visit.


(416) 300-3966

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Meet The Team

Mark Whitmore

Co-Founder & Head of Operations

Mark is the founder of The Great Canadian Hops Company and involved in all of its operations. Previously, Mark was with Deloitte for 33 years, most recently as Vice-Chair and global leader for Deloitte Private. Mark is active in the community, including on the boards of Ontario Hop Growers Association, Ivey and Crohn’s and Colitis Canada.

Patty Murphy


Patty’s family has been farming in Norfolk county for 5 generations, most recently growing tobacco near La Salette. Patty and her family have been incredibly helpful with all aspects of farming, especially during harvest. Patty has her own Cranio Sacral practice, supporting clients with their health journey.

Grant Whitmore

Sales & Distribution

Grant helps with the sales and distribution side of our company. Grant is currently studying business at the Ivey Business School in London, Ontario.

Erika Whitmore

Accounting & Finance

Erika leads our Accounting and Finance team. Erika is currently studying Mechanical Engineering and Business at University of Western Ontario in London, Ontario.

Elaine Whitmore

Marketing & Social Media

Elaine helps with our marketing and social media. Elaine is currently completing Grade 12 in high school and will be studying Science and Business at university next year.

Riley Magoo