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Brew Talks Austin 2014

October 21, 2014

Austin, TX

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Brew Talks Austin: Live at The Chive TOMORROW, Oct. 21

Brewbound will travel to Austin, TX tomorrow to host Brew Talks, a traveling meetup series for beer industry professionals.

The event — which will be hosted at the world headquarters of popular entertainment website, The Chive – will feature two discussions on entrepreneurship and the business of beer.

So what’s on tap?

During Tuesday evening’s feature presentation, Austin-based food and beverage entrepreneur Clayton Christopher — who has helped launch companies like Sweet Leaf Tea, Deep Eddy Vodka and Rhythm Superfoods — will share lessons from his entrepreneurial journey and offer advice for brewers whose businesses are maturing. Throughout the talk, Clayton will discuss some of the challenges he’s faced when growing a new beverage brand and offer strategies for succeeding in a crowded marketplace.

Prior to Christopher’s presentation, Brewbound’s Dave Eisenberg will sit down with a trio of local industry members to discuss legislative issues specific to Texas-based craft brewers. Joining that discussion will be Jester King managing partner Ron Extract, Independence Brewing co-founder Amy Cartwright, and Charles Vallhonrat, the executive director of the Texas Craft Brewers Guild.

In addition to hosting conversations with beverage industry experts, which will begin at 6:00 P.M. local time, Brewbound will also be raising funds for The Chive’s non-profit organization, Chive Charities.

Based in Austin and interested in attending? A few spots remain — register TODAY!

For those who may be unable to attend the event in person, we’re pleased to once again offer a live, high-quality video stream of Brew Talks Austin at no cost.

Tune in LIVE on Tuesday, Oct. 21 at 6:30 CST.

About Brew Talks:

Launched in 2013, Brew Talks are gatherings designed to provide craft brewers, distributors and retailers the opportunity to come together and have in-depth discussions on the business side of craft beer. The events serve as an educational and networking opportunity for beer industry professionals and all events are broadcast globally via a free live stream. Brew Talks is sponsored by Owens-Illinois and Portland Kettle Works.