BevNET’s Expands into Southern California

WATERTOWN, MA —, the web site published by, Inc. and dedicated to serving the growing craft beer community, is pleased to announce its expansion into Southern California with the addition of a conference series located in San Diego, as well as a San Diego-based sales and editorial staff.

Brewbound will host its third semi-annual conference for the craft beer industry, Brewbound Session, at the Paradise Point Resort in San Diego, CA on November 29, 2012. Previous Brewbound events were held in Santa Monica, CA and New York, NY.

“We’re really excited to relocate our West Coast Brewbound event to San Diego,” says Chris Furnari, editor of “Brewbound Session was designed specifically for entrepreneurs looking to enhance their understanding of the craft beer business. San Diego is such a hotbed for beer entrepreneurs and it made complete sense for us to move our event to a city where so much innovation is occurring.”

Brewbound has also added a full-time sales and editorial staff in San Diego, who will be focused on covering Southern California’s rapidly expanding craft beer market. According to John Craven, founder and CEO of Brewbound’s parent company, “Southern California, and San Diego in particular, is experiencing unprecedented growth in the craft beer industry. Having a physical presence in this market will allow us to more quickly and easily cover new products and trends and to serve the needs of those in the industry.”

To learn more about Brewbound or to register for Brewbound Session, please visit

About Brewbound and BevNET: is a web site dedicated to serving the exciting and rapidly evolving craft beer community. As the craft beer industry continues to grow, Brewbound strives to provide daily news and insight into the craft beer world. Brewbound is committed to keeping craft beer industry members informed by providing breaking news, business insight, brewery and distributor features, new product announcements and exclusive content from acclaimed industry events like the Craft Brewers Conference, NBWA Annual Convention and the Great American Beer Festival. is the leading beverage-oriented media company, producing a web site, print magazine, and live conference series. Since its inception, has become a recognized authority on the beverage industry. and its employees are often used as sources for media publications looking for industry information, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Detroit Free Press, CNBC and Wired Magazine.

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