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The Business of Beer

October 4, 2017
3:45 PM - 6:00 PM

Related Industry:

Food Systems 

Related Service:

Alcohol Beverage 

A craft brewery’s recipe for success includes not only a lineup of great beers but also careful attention to financial and business details. Please join Husch Blackwell attorneys and representatives from Bank of America, IMA and CapitalValue Advisors during the week of the Great American Beer Festival for a discussion of common brewery business and financing issues. A reception will follow. 


  • Distribution footprints
  • Intellectual property
  • Due diligence
  • Brewery financing
  • Insurance coverage
  • Risk management
  • Succession planning

James W. Mathis, Partner, Husch Blackwell
Whitney Smith, Business Development, IMA
Scott Vanderpool, Market Executive, Colorado Business Banking, Bank of America
Mark D. Welker, Partner, Husch Blackwell
Chris Younger, Managing Director, CapitalValue Advisors

Date and Time
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
3:45 p.m. – Registration
4:00 p.m. – Program 

Husch Blackwell
1801 Wewatta Street
Denver, CO 80202

Who Should Attend
Brewers, business owners, entrepreneurs, investors and company employees in the craft brewing industry.

Continuing Education Credit
This program is pending approval for Colorado continuing legal education credit.

Contact Pam Clark at 314.345.6648.


Mark D. Welker