2017 Presenters

Below is the 2017 line-up of beverage marketing and creative branding experts. 2018 will be announced soon!  

2017 Keynote Presenters


Fred Bueltmann

Author | Independent Consultant | Beervangelist | Spirited Advisor | Certified Cicerone

Tom Flanagan

Co-Founder Dive Bar Brewing Company

Joe Heron

Founder Copper & Kings American Brandy Company

Alan Kropf

Executive Director of Education Anchor Distilling Company

Christian McMahan

President Wachusett Brewing Company

Annie Shull

Proprietor/Director of National Sales, Marketing and Distribution Raptor Ridge Winery

Hillary Sjolund

Founder Sonoris Wines

Paul Vander Heide

Founder Vander Mill

2017 Presenters


Jeff Alworth

Author/Writer The Secrets of Master Brewers | The Beer Bible | Beervana

Ian Atkins

Owner/Winemaker Way Down Winery, Flat Brim Wines

Karen Barnes

Owner Wine Direct Marketing Services, Inc.

Trever Bass

Director of Operations Hopworks Urban Brewery

Bryan Batten

Founder Brewiety

Kate Cardinali

Owner Innovative Media Design

Alexa Carey

Destination Development Specialist Travel Oregon

Brooks Cooper

Chief Fermentation Officer Oregon Mead & Cider Co.

Andrew Grossman

Destination Development Coordinator Travel Oregon/Oregon Tourism Commission

Anne Hubatch

Winemaker/Cidermaker/Founder Helioterra Wines and Alter Ego Cider

Lisa Itel

Global Sales Manager Travel Oregon

Laura Lodge

Owner/Consultant Distribution Insight

Phillip Lorenz

General Manager & Co-Founder Nectar Creek Mead

Michelle McKenzie

Consumer Marketing Manager Travel Portland

Tim Myers

Founder/Owner/Head Brewer Strange Craft Brewing Company

Anna Nadasdy

Managing Partner The MBM Group

Kate Norris

Co-Founder Division Winemaking Company and Southeast Wine Collective

Stephanie Peachey

Vice President of Direct to Consumer Vintage Wine Estates

David Perks

Owner The Perks Agency

Libby Rankin

On Premise District Manager Columbia Distributing

Jason Roberson

Creative Director | Designer | Owner CraftBeerBranding.com

Rebecca Stamey-White

Partner Hinman & Carmichael LLP

Cynthia Sterling

Principal/Creative Director Sterling Creativeworks

Sean Switzer

CEO & Co-Founder SEO Expert, Inc.

Ryan Thompson

President YGK Marketing

Nat West

President/Cidermaker Reverend Nat's Hard Cider