Spirit News recently covered our latest event which examined the role of breweries on community development.
More than 100 people packed the tasting room at Philadelphia Brewing Company (PBC) to listen to the panel discussion, which centered on the unique challenges and rewards that breweries face when entering a neighborhood and strategies for engaging their new neighbors.
“Brewing Success: How Breweries Are Transforming Real Estate” featured an all-star panel, including Bill Barton, co-founder of PBC; Trevor Hayward, co-founder of Evil Genius Brewing Company; Joanna Winchester, Economic Development Director for the New Kensington Community Development Corp; and local developers Jacob Roller and John Longacre.
To read the both article recaps follow the links below or grab the latest copy of Spirit News from your local coffee shop, bar, restaurant, or community center.
- ULI Panel, Crime & Punishment Brewing Co. Weigh In On How Breweries Impact Community Development
- Beer Me! ULI Philadelphia Panel Examines the Role of Beer in Neighborhood Development