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Does Independence Matter? A discussion about ownership in today's Craft Beer Marketplace

  • Atlas Brew Works 2052 West Virginia Avenue Northeast Washington, DC, 20002 United States (map)

Atlas Brew Works hosts a panel of industry professionals from the Brewery, Distribution, Retailer, and Legal perspectives to discuss the important topic of independent craft beer! Discussion includes diving into independent ownership of craft breweries as a value proposition to consumers.  


Marc Sorini - Partner McDermott Will & Emery LLP

Justin Cox - Founder & CEO of Atlas Brew Works

Michael Coffey, ACS CCP ™- Specialty Associate Coordinator, Whole Foods Market, Mid-Atlantic Region

Chris Turner - CEO Backup Beverage Distributors

Michael Uhrich, The Beer Institute Chief Economist


Katie Marisic - Federal Affairs Manager, Brewers Association

This is a FREE non-ticketed DC Beer Week Marquee Event!  This timely topic is relevant for everyone from industry insiders to craft beer enthusiasts and beyond!  

Doors open @ 6pm, panel discussion and audience Q&A from 7-8:30pm.  Reception to follow and food truck will be on site for dinner!