Lexington, VA 24450
5:30 – 6:00pm EST – Craft Beer’s Role in Urban Development
Sam Crickenberger, Rockbridge County’s director of community development, joins Brewbound editor Chris Furnari in a discussion on how startup breweries can build relationships with local community development officials who are interested in attracting and assisting craft beer-focused companies.
6:00 – 6:15pm EST – Beer Break
6:15 – 6:45pm EST – Managing Rapid Growth
Devils Backbone founder Steve Crandall and COO Hayes Humphreys will join Brewbound editor Chris Furnari in a discussion about the strategies for executing and maintaining rapid growth. In just it’s third year of full-scale production, Devils Backbone is poised to produce 50,000 barrels. But that impressive growth has not come without its challenges. Crandall and Humphries will share insight into accessing capital needed to grow brewery operations, keys to earning and maintaining critical retail partnerships and strategies for balancing an onslaught of business development opportunities.
Register for FREE: https://www.bevnet.com/event/brewtalksse14/register