Tom Bryan

Tom Bryan is President of BBI International. BBI International produces globally recognized bioenergy events, trade magazines and ancillary products including maps, directories, and online industry resources. Tom joined BBI in early 2001 as Managing Editor of the publication that is now Ethanol Producer Magazine. In 2004, Tom became BBI’s Editorial Director and helped the company launch Biodiesel Magazine and, in 2007, Biomass Magazine. Today, Tom continues to direct the overarching course of activities related to BBI’s conference and magazine content as Editor in Chief. Tom started his career in 1998 as a reporter for The Bismarck (N.D.) Tribune and the Grand Forks (N.D.) Herald. Tom holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from the University of North Dakota.

Latest Posts by Tom Bryan

October 14, 2021

Ag Carbon Accounting—Coupled with CCS—Changes the Game

While highlighting the potentially transformative impact of coupling carbon capture and sequestration with sound agricultural GHG accounting, Ethanol Producer Magazine's editor previews the feature articles in the publication's November edition. READ MORE

October 08, 2021

The Basics of Ethanol Plant Laboratory Quality Management

Ethanol Producer Magazine talks with Phibro Ethanol’s Dr. Andrew Hawkins about the essentials of top-tier LQM, including good training, recordkeeping, SOPs and more. Like its customers, Phibro also relies on laboratory quality management internally. READ MORE

October 01, 2021

EPA approves RFS fuel pathway for Kansas ethanol plant

According to the EPA, corn ethanol produced via Kansas Ethanol’s dry mill process achieves a GHG reduction of 45.6 percent, while its grain sorghum ethanol process will achieve a 50 percent reduction. READ MORE

September 23, 2021

America’s EV Future Might Be Delayed by Reality

Previewing the feature articles in the October issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine, Editor Tom Bryan questions the federal government's aggressive push for electric vehicles, a big topic at the American Coalition for Ethanol's recent conference. READ MORE

September 21, 2021

Next-Level Grain Grading for Ethanol’s Next Stage

Eurofins Grain Inspection is supporting the industry with third-party inspection services. The company can help ethanol producers cross-check their in-house damage grading according to mutually agreed on, industry-best standard operating procedures. READ MORE

September 20, 2021

Instant Intel

Ethanol Producer Magazine talks with two providers of inline spectroscopy about the actionable insight of seeing inside fermentations in real time. With the ability to see and measure what's happening, producers can spot and correct problems early. READ MORE

September 20, 2021

Lab Products Tailored for Precision

Enertech and o2si, working together, are manufacturing and supplying certified reference materials under ISO 17025 and ISO 17034. Responding to the specific needs of ethanol producers, they are offering tailored standards with 'dead-on' accuracy. READ MORE

August 27, 2021

Ethanol's Fight for Fairness, Inclusion and Opportunity

Ethanol Producer Magazine Editor Tom Bryan reflects on the industry's current policy challenges and recaps the articles in the September issue, including a review of the 2021 FEW in Des Moines, Iowa, a report on coproducts revenue rising, and more. READ MORE

July 25, 2021

Our Low Carbon Calling

Ethanol Producer Magazine's editor previews the feature articles in the publication's August issue, including stories on the emergent Summit Carbon Solutions pipeline, new interest in CHP, the possibility of using ethanol for power, and more. READ MORE

March 10, 2021

Treating Water, Customers Right

In the heart of ethanol country, Water Engineering Inc. is putting producer relationships, service and process knowledge first. When product is needed, ethanol producers turn to the Omaha-based chemical provider for a variety of solutions. READ MORE