On the heels of the biggest craft beer deal of the year, executives from New Belgium Brewing and Bell’s Brewery have been added to the Brewbound Live business conference in Santa Monica, California, on November 30 and December 1.
New Belgium CEO Steve Fechheimer and Bell’s Brewery EVP Carrie Yunker will discuss what’s next following the sale of the iconic Michigan craft brewery to Lion Little World Beverages. Fechheimer and Yunker join a stacked lineup of speakers from Firestone Walker, JuneShine, Loverboy, Whole Foods, Buffalo Wild Wings, Markstein Sales, and Two Robbers Hard Seltzer, among others.
Also added to the program, Lady Justice co-founder Betsy Lay and Rhinegeist co-founder Bryant Goulding will share their perspectives on building and maintaining company cultures that benefit and uplift workers.
Brewbound Live will also revisit Generation Z consumer habits now that the next generation of consumers have come of age with a presentation by Lindsay Kunkle from FTI Consulting and Peter Rose from Kantar.
Brewbound Live takes place November 30 and December 1 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel. A pre-conference party will take place November 29 at JuneShine’s Santa Monica taproom.
Brewbound Live is sponsored by O-I, YETI, the Beer Institute, NVISION, Arlington Capital Advisors, 3 Tier Beverages, JuneShine and Firestone Walker. Supplier and service companies interested in sponsoring the Pitch Slam and/or Brewbound Live should contact Bryce McDonald about opportunities.
Brewbound’s 2021 award winners and class of rising stars will also be announced during the first-day program.
Visit brewboundlive.com for information on how to buy tickets as well as register for this year’s room block.
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