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If you missed the webinar information session you can watch it here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXPITvWUBzc

Also, a craft cidery class is also being offered. Webinar information session can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CjOBgvStKws

Do you want to open your own craft brewery?

How would you like to gain valuable insights from industry leaders to help develop a business plan, create successful strategies and learn about the craft brewing industry?

Given the increasing amount of competition in the craft beer industry, crafting a plan on how you will differentiate is essential to success.To help prospective brewery owners, Oregon State University is offering a Craft Brewery Startup Workshop in Portland, Oregon at the Widmer Brothers Brewery. To prepare for class students will participate online for two weeks where they will begin to learn about the craft beer industry, draft an executive summary and create a business plan outline.

Featured instructors will include:

Dick Cantwell, Head Brewer of Elysian Brewing and author of The Brewers Association Guide to Starting Your Own Brewery, http://www.elysianbrewing.com/about/

Teri Fahrendorf, Country Malt Group Account Manager and former Corporate Brewmaster for Steelhead Brewing Co., http://www.terifahrendorf.com

Aaron Brodniak, Brewery Consultant and former Head Brewer for Pyramid Breweries, http://www.linkedin.com/in/brodniak/
Online: April 21 – May 9
Onsite: May 10 – 13

An information session will be held on February 27th at 11 am P.S.T. Sign up at: https://www3.gotomeeting.com/register/816302966 For more detailed information about this course go to: https://pace.oregonstate.edu/catalog/craft-brewery-startup-workshop-ii