I operate on instincts. I don't really think things out.
He started work at Yuengling in 1958, while still in high school.
He is the fifth generation of the family to run Yuengling, and owns 100% of the company, having bought out his Father in 1985. In the 2016 edition of the Forbes 400, Dick Yuengling was ranked 361 with a net worth of $1.9 billion.
Yuengling supported the Republicans in the 2016 Presidential Election.