A culture of family and friends

At DDC, we believe a strong corporate culture is one that instills long-standing values in each and every employee. It’s the key to our success. Since 1948, DDC continues to be a family business that promotes integrity, work-life balance and professional growth through our company values. 

  • Accountability
  • Candor
  • Commitment
  • Integrity
  • Leadership
  • Respect
  • Safety

DDC has not only grown to be a premier beverage distributor in the eyes of our customers but also our employees. We offer events like a free, private family night at the Great Escape and Children’s Holiday party, and encourage participation in our charitable activities, such as the Tour De Cure and Mechanicville Breast Cancer Awareness Walk. So when people join our family, it’s their families who also benefit from their hard work, while developing a sense of camaraderie along the way.

It all starts with our fun, family-oriented culture that DDC is recognized as a great place to work, among the many other awards and recognitions we have received.

awards and recognitions

  • 2020 Molson Coors “Legends” Award presented to C.J. DeCrescente
  • Capital District’s Best Places to Work 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Best Places to Work in New York 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
  • Craft Distributor of the Year 2013
  • Craft Beer Distributor Achievement Award 2012
  • Heineken Red Star Award 2005, 2006
  • Diageo Golden Bar Award 2005
  • Miller Legends and High Life Achievement Award 2002, 2005
  • Wholesaler of the Year Award 2003, Beverage World Magazine
  • Coors Founders and President’s Award 1997-2000

SHARP certified since 2006—With 608,000 hours per year selling, marketing, lifting and delivering over 9.6 million cases of product, our on-the-job injury rate is well below the national average for the industry. And that means a lot to us.


DDC is proud to be named one of the Capital District’s Best Places to Work year after year.JOIN OUR TEAM

“DDC is a leading distributor on top of innovation and technology in terms of their quality control and assurance.”