2016 Advisory Board

Craft Beverage Expo will encompass the vision and views of artisan beverage producers and suppliers like you, because industry leaders from all segments of the craft beverage community are well represented on the Advisory Board. These professionals are on the forefront of emerging trends, and their contributions of knowledge, expertise and thought leadership ensure the program’s relevance to your business needs.

 

Brad Brunson

Director of Sales Amorim Cork America
 

Jeff Clark

General Manager - Wine & Craft Beverage Group Live Oak Bank
 

Ralph Erenzo

Distiller, Co-Founder Tuthilltown Spirits
 

Michael Fairbrother

Founder & Mead Maker Moonlight Meadery LLC
 

Payam Fardanesh

Founder Silk Road Soda Company
 

Sharon Gowan

President California Cider Association
 

Gregory Hall

Founder Virtue Cider
 

Ginger Johnson

CEO/Founder Women Enjoying Beer
 

Michael Kaiser

Director of Communications and Regulatory Affairs WineAmerica
 

Cort Kinker

Managing Partner realize Drinks Supplier Advisory
 

James Kohn

Co-Owner Wandering Angus Ciderworks
 

Laura Lodge

Owner Customized Craft Beer Programs, LLC
 

Maura Meranda

Winemaker Meranda-Nixon Winery
 

Sean Q. Meyer

Partner/Winemaker Honor WInery
 

Cindy Molchany

Founder Craft Beverage Jobs & Craft Beverage Media
 

Karmen Olson

Senior Manager of Emerging Business Craft Brew Alliance
 

Lewis Perdue

Publisher Wine Industry Insight

Craig Rashkis

Attorney-at-Law Farwell Rashkis LLP
 

Marcus Robert

Operations Manager and Cider Maker Tieton Cider Works
 

Stefan Schachtell

Co-Founder Black Rock Spirits
 

Alie Shaper

President & Winemaker Brooklyn Oenology Winery
 

Moya Shatz Dolsby

Executive Director Idaho Wine Commission
 

Rebecca Stamey-White

Partner Hinman & Carmichael LLP
 

Cris Steller

Executive Director California Artisanal Distillers Guild
 

Dave Sweet

Director, USA and Canada Whisky Live