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derek hunter: store manager, soma

Derek Hunter is Store Manager of The Apothecarium SOMA in Downtown San Francisco, where he puts 15+ years of high-end hospitality experience in the Bay Area to use. Hunter joined The Apothecarium after a three-year tenure as Anchor Brewing’s Director of Hospitality, where he managed both the outdoor taproom: The Yard; and the brewery’s first public taproom: Anchor Public Taps. Previous to his time at Anchor Brewing, Hunter spent seven years as General Manager and Artistic Director at renowned restaurant and music venue, Yoshi’s. While at Yoshi’s he curated and expanded their live music programming and managed a staff of 150.