James F. Hoffmeister

James F. Hoffmeister
Owner/real estate developer
St. Louis, Missouri

Wydown Hotel
St. Helena, Calif.
BS ’67 Math

Retired after 39 years with Anheuser-Busch Companies, Hoffmeister is a past CEO of Wehrenberg Theaters and Real Estate Company and of W.K. Busch Brewing Company. He is the owner and chair of Wydown Hotel in St. Helena, California. He is committed to his family and is involved with many civic and community organizations. He serves on the following boards: Delta Dental of Missouri, MU’s Missouri 100, The Repertory Theater, World Agricultural Forum, the University of Missouri Corporate Development Foundation, and the Sisters of St. Mary Hospital. Hoffmeister also acts as chair of the Busch Soccer Club and the Salvation Army’s advisory board, their civic board, and he is the Tree of Lights chair. He tutors for Washington University and the Webster Groves, Rockwood, and Hancock school districts and coaches volleyball, baseball, soccer, softball, and baseball.