Craft Brewers Conference April 10-13
Best-selling author and leadership guru Alison Levine and brewing icon Dick Cantwell have been tapped to deliver the keynote speeches for the 2017 Craft Brewers Conference & BrewExpo America® (CBC). Presented annually by the Brewers Association, CBC is the industry’s largest gathering, bringing together a record 14,000 brewing professionals and will be held in Washington, D.C. from April 10-13. The dual presenters will speak during the two general sessions offered at CBC.
Levine’s authentic messages of survival and success in some of the most extreme circumstances translate and remain applicable on the mountains she has conquered and in fast-paced business environments alike. She is the author of New York Times’ Bestseller On the Edge and is the subject of the PBS documentary Living Courageously (2007).
As one of the industry’s well-respected and experienced craft brewers, Cantwell co-founded Elysian Brewing Company in 1996, where he served as head brewer until its sale to Anheuser-Busch in 2015. During his tenure, Elysian was named Large Brewpub of the Year three times at the Great American Beer Festival® (1999, 2003 and 2004), and in 2004. He most recently served as Quality Ambassador for the Brewers Association, supporting and advocating to uphold quality in craft beer.
Presented by the Brewers Association, the Craft Brewers Conference is the largest industry event. Thousands of brewing industry professionals from the across the country will gather from April 10-13 in Washington, D.C. CBC also includes BrewExpo America®, the nation's premier trade show for the craft brewing industry. For more information, visit CraftBrewersConference.com.