Denny Cresap was born and raised in Chicago, Illinois. After graduating from Morgan Park Military Academy, he attended the University of Oklahoma. Denny proudly served 3 years in the US Army where amajority of his enlisted time was spent in Frankfurt, Germany, ranked Sergeant 1st Class. Upon being discharged from the Army on January 12, 1959, he returned to Oklahoma. 1959 was the year Oklahoma voted for wet liquor stores, so Denny was employed by National Distillers and Chemical Corp and worked as State Manager of Oklahoma in Tulsa and Oklahoma City. He then owned and operated Denny Cresap Ford in Pawhuska, Oklahoma. In 1968, Denny purchased a small Anheuser Busch Distributorship in Bartlesville, OK with a territory of 2 1/2 counties. Denny was an owner in the family business, Premium Beers of Oklahoma, headquartered in Oklahoma City until the sale of the company in 2011. Denny is very generous with his free time, with past and present board activity including Phi Gamma Delta fraternity, Pawhuska Chamber of Commerce, Pawhuska Country Club, Beer Distributors of Oklahoma, Anheuser-Busch Wholesalers Advisory Panel and was the Commodore at Grand Lake’s Cherokee Yacht Club. Denny enjoys traveling, boating and expanding his collection of bronzes and art. He also enjoys visiting 7 Mile Beach in the Grand Cayman Islands with his wife, Gail, and many friends.