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brewery crowdfunding
Exploring Crowdfunding as a Finance Model for Breweries

By Niels Burlund Opening a new brewery is not exactly cheap. With nine out of 10 breweries operating at annual outputs of 2,500 barrels or less, those... Continue Reading

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UVM Is: Melissa Wright Creating Printed Pieces with Care

If you’ve ever needed a brochure or poster printed at UVM, chances are Melissa Wright helped make it happen. In her 17 years at UVM, the senior... Continue Reading

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Business School Alumna Heads West and Lands at Avery Brewing

Emily Masi ’10 studied Business Administration at UVM and is now an accounting manager at Avery Brewing in Colorado. We talked to the Cape Cod native about... Continue Reading

brewery partnerships
Partnership Brewing: Pushing Small Breweries to Their Potential

By Ava Schwemler Small breweries are starting to join forces with state-of-the-art incubation breweries to expand their production and distribution operations without the expense of creating their... Continue Reading

employee owned breweries
Harpoon Brewery CFO Warren Dibble ’89 Shares the Power of Employee Engagement

Alumnus Warren Dibble ’89 worked his way up through the ranks at Harpoon Brewery after graduating from UVM with a degree in political science. He started as... Continue Reading