Event Registration - North Carolina Craft Brewers Guild


BrewSmart Wilmington
2/25/2019

Join us our first event of 2019 in the beautiful coastal town of Wilmington, NC, for this educational Guild event, focused especially on business operations. In addition to a day filled with awesome sessions, discussions, and a mini trade show, we'll be hosting a NCCBG member social that same evening where you can join your friends for a beer on us!

Educational sessions include:

  • Business Partners & Operating Agreements
    • John Szymankiewicz, Beer Law Center; Jamie Bartholomaus, Foothills Brewing; Joe Walton, Gizmo Brew Works
  • NCDOR Taxes and Reporting Requirements
    • Janice Davidson, NCDOR
  • Your Retail Business Partner
    • Peg Todloski, Weaver Street Market; Gabriela Magallanes, House of Hops; Sean Wilson, Fullsteam Brewery; Jud Watkins, Wrightsville Beach Brewery
  • Additional Capital Raises & Investor Relations
    • Bryan Monteith, West Town Bank & Trust;  Kate Lumpkin, Live Oak Bank
  • Canning, Part I: Just Because You Can Doesn't Mean You Should (Strategic business planning, understanding costs, mobile vs. permanent)
  • Canning, Part 2: Buying and Running a Canning Line is the Easy Part  (Equipment options, labor management, quality oversight, going to market)
    • Roger Kissling, Iron Heart Canning; Andrew Ferguson, Wild Goose Canning; Mike Morris, Crank Arm Brewing Co.; ​Keil Jansen, Ponysaurus Brewing Co.; Andrew Turner, Vecino Brewing Co.; David Harries, Artisanal Brewing Ventures; 
** Please note that this event is open to all breweries and brewery staff, regardless of Guild membership.  Allied trade vendors must be a member of the NC Craft Brewers Guild in order to participate.  If you have any questions, please contact Jasmine@ncbeer.org **
Location: Ironclad Brewery, Wilmington, NC