Latest News from BevNET Live Winter 2013

Last Call: New Beverage Showdown 3 at BevNET Live – TODAY is the Deadline to Apply

Do you operate a new beverage company (meaning your brand is less than 1 year old or not yet on the market)? If so, the New Beverage Showdown 3, which takes place June 4 & 5 at BevNET Live Summer 12 in NYC, is a one of a kind chance to get your brand in front of the industry (plus win $10,000 in cash and prizes). However, time is running out -- Today, May 11, is the deadline for applying.

BevNET Live is Only 30 Days Away; Join the 300+ Already Registered for our June 4 & 5 Event

The time is almost here. In just 30 days -- on Monday, June 4 and Tuesday, June 5 -- BevNET Live Summer 12 will be taking place in New York City at the Metropolitan Pavilion. With over 300 people already registered, including beverage companies, investors, distributors, retailers, suppliers, and media, the event is rapidly taking shape. In addition to the amazing lineup of speakers that we've put together, BevNET Live offers unparalleled networking, the BevNET Live Expo, and the New Beverage Showdown 3. Reserve your seat today before space runs out.

BevNET Live New Beverage Showdown 3: Six Companies Chosen to Compete in Wild Card Round — Six More to Go

With a little more than a month to go before the big event, the stage has been set for half of the companies to compete in the "Wild Card Round" of the New Beverage Showdown at BevNET Live. So far, six of the twelve companies have been selected (and will be contacted today); six more are up for grabs. Interested? Read more and apply now.

New for BevNET Live: The Expo Stage Offers Focused Content, Fun, and Audience Voting

BevNET Live attendees will have an opportunity to stretch their legs during the afternoon of Monday, June 4, and they’ll also have a chance to stretch their idea of what a beverage conference can be through their experience with the BevNET Live Expo Stage. Designed to offer information and entertainment in a concise format, the Expo Stage offers a series of engaging discussions, presentations, and a series of “elevator pitches” that will offer a chance for the audience to choose two brands that will take part in the New Beverage Showdown the following day.

BevNET Live Financial Panels: Angels and Deals

BevNET Live attendees will receive guidance on financial matters large and small during the upcoming event, taking place in NYC on June 4-5. Companies interested in locating the capital that will enable them to prove out their innovative concepts will not want to miss the unique panel on Angel Investment taking place on June 5. Attendees interested in transactions involving more mature beverage companies, a discussion on the Expo Stage on June 4 should provide a valuable snapshot.

BevNET Live: Look Under the Hood with CEOs of Zevia, Cheribundi, Aquahydrate

From Red Bull to Honest Tea, some of the most spectacular recent beverage industry successes have evolved from outside the industry. Entrepreneurs, it can be said, are great at getting products off the ground in nontraditional ways. But the effort required to launch an innovative new product can also leave a company on uncertain footing when traditional market realities take hold.

Agenda for BevNET Live Summer 2012

The preliminary agenda for BevnET Live is now available. As always, we're working constantly working on the lineup for the event, so times may change and additional sessions may be added. But as you'll see, BevNET Live is already packed with tons of great speakers who will be sharing their expert insight with attendees.

Rohan Oza, Former Glaceau Vitaminwater CMO, To Be Featured at BevNET Live

BevNET is delighted to announce that Rohan Oza will deliver a keynote presentation on Tuesday, June 5 as part of BevNET Live in Manhattan. Oza’s high-energy presentation will focus on how beverage entrepreneurs can deploy creative disruption as a technique to build their lifestyle brands. Oza will offer insights into the key cultural trends that are affecting beverage marketing and product development and offer methods for the BevNET Live audience to formulate strategy around those trends.