On Feb. 5, the Colorado Brewers Guild hosted its annual Hill Climb in Denver. Brewers and other state trade representatives met with state legislators to discuss the impact of Colorado brewers on the state’s economy.
Things to Consider Distributor Commitment How is management committed to craft? Is the portfolio growing at a rate commensurate with the local craft growth trends? Are they selective in the craft brands they choose to distribute, or are they brand collectors? Is there a dedicated craft manager(s)? Does the distributor actively educate/train sales staff in […]
Boulder, Colo.—The Brewers Association (BA)—the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American brewers—today announced the promotions of four of its top team members and formation of a senior leadership team. Paul Gatza was named Senior Vice President of Professional Brewing Division; Nancy Johnson, Senior Vice President of Meetings and Events; Stephanie Johnson Martin, […]