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Episode 018: Brewery Tours – 100,000 people can’t be wrong

Josh has been a Lakefront Brewery tour guide or as his title reads, a “Brewery Navigation Specialist”, for just over five years. In that time, he’s given over 2000 tours to people from all over the world, including professional football players, country music stars, national comedians and brewery owners.

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Episode 016: Flight School

Today we have with us Mike Malone and Alan Dritenbas the founders of Walking Tree Brewery in Vero Beach, Florida.

Their Florida roots are important to them, which is one of the reasons for the name “Walking Tree Brewery”. Mangrove trees live with one foot on land and one in the sea, constantly expanding their boundaries.

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Episode 014: The Craft Brewer–Distributor Relationship

This episode’s guest hails from the state of Maine where he lives with his wife, his six year-old daughter, and a hundred-pound chocolate lab.

During the final semester of his MBA in the spring of 2014, Jim O’Brien and fellow Vacationland Distributors co-founders hatched the idea for a brewer-focused craft beer distributor.

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Episode 013: Alternating Proprietorships

Jeremiah Zimmer is an experienced homebrewer. He has over 10 years of work history in branding, marketing and sales. About two years ago, Jeremiah and his partners Jude La Rose and Jason Maxwell launched Hop Butcher For The World.

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Episode 012: Downtown – the Rhinegeist spoof video

“I saw what the music video was all about and I just connected with it. I’m a scooter lover and that song is all about scooters and mopeds and crusin’ around downtown and I just sort of resonated with the message of the music video what it was about and just sort of fell in love with the song.”

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Episode 011: In-store Tastings

Barley John’s Brew Pub was founded by John Moore and his wife, Laura Subak in 2000.

In addition to the brewpub, there is an on-site vegetable garden providing seasonal produce and hops for use in their cooking and brewing. Previously, John was a brewer for James Page Brewing Co.

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