BevNET Live Winter 2015

Dec 7 - 8, 2015
Santa Monica, CA
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BevNET Live: Reframing Legacy Brands With Campbell Soup Co.’s VP of Beverages

Kelli McCusker, the VP of Beverages for Campbell Soup Co., will outline the case for change for V8 and the company's approach to reframing the brand through innovation, leaning on its core equity, vegetables, to launch new product lines in a variety of beverage categories.

BevNET Live Breakout Sessions: Building Companies, Building Sales, Building Equal Opportunities

From a comparative look at financial models for growing beverage companies to a special session seeking to address ongoing challenges to diversity at the upper reaches of the beverage industry, BevNET Live’s Breakout Sessions continue their tradition of offering depth and variety for beverage entrepreneurs to consider and enjoy.

Complete Agenda for Beverage School at BevNET Live Winter 2015 is Now Available

Held on Sunday, December 6, the day before BevNET Live begins, Beverage School is designed to immerse attendees in a highly informative and interactive educational setting. The agenda features a unique lineup of expert speakers who will present on a variety of topics relevant to early-stage beverage companies, including angel investment, contract manufacturing, retail and distribution strategies, packaging design and marketing.

BevNET Live: Monday Night Afterparty

In place of our traditional cocktail and networking event, this year we’re heading to Marina del Rey for the BevNET Live Afterparty powered by BevForce.

BevNET Live Winter ’15: After the Showdown

In a panel to be held at the upcoming BevNET Live Winter 2015 event, audience members will have the opportunity to hear how the market treats fledgling beverage brands, even those that have emerged as winners of the competition.

Preliminary BevNET Live Winter 2015 Agenda Posted

As always, we’ve added a bunch of fun speakers and panelists that we haven’t yet publicized -- for those of you who have already signed up, your faith has been rewarded; for those of you who haven’t, maybe this will remind you that you need to contact the team and register before things sell out.

BevNET Live: Leadership and Growth Explored with Alan Murray, Kent Pilakowski

Pilakowski, the founder of Ignite Sales & Marketing, and Murray, the CEO of GoodBelly, will be sharing important strategic ideas about the growth and structure of rising beverage companies.

BevNET Live Winter ’15 is Less Than 30 Days Away! Are You Registered?

BevNET Live Winter ’15 is less than 30 days away! Hundreds of beverage industry professionals, including investors, distributors and retailers, are already signed up for the conference, which is being held on Dec. 7 and 8 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel in Santa Monica, Calif. Seats are filling up fast, and if you haven’t already, now is the time to reserve your seat.

Beverage School at BevNET Live Winter ‘15 – Register for Your Seat

Held on Sunday, Dec. 6 -- the day before BevNET Live Winter '15 begins -- at the Loews Hotel in Santa Monica, Calif., Beverage School is an intensive, half-day “Beverages 101″ program that will provide participants with valuable information geared toward early-stage entrepreneurs and industry newcomers, including lessons on product development, sales and marketing, supply chain management, distribution and more.

BevNET Live: From Biohacking to Beverages with Bulletproof Founder Dave Asprey

How do you transform a movement into a brand? And once you’ve done that, how do you get it to the public? Dave Asprey, the founder of Bulletproof, a brand based on hacking human biology with what we eat, drink, and do, thinks he knows how, and he’ll be sharing his ideas -- and beverages -- at BevNET Live.

Early Registration for BevNET Live Winter 2015 Ends TODAY

Today is the last day to take advantage of early registration pricing for BevNET Live Winter ’15. Ticket prices will increase by $200/person after today.

Stumptown Coffee Roasters’ Joth Ricci to Speak at BevNET Live Winter 2015

Just acquired in full by on-premise player Peet's Coffee, Stumptown's president, Joth Ricci, will give a look into the work a company with a high-quality reputation must undertake to maintain its brand image as it transforms, as well as insights into the rapidly-expanding RTD coffee category.

Early Registration for BevNET Live Winter 2015 Ends in TWO Weeks!

If you haven't already, NOW is the time to take advantage of the opportunity and save hundreds of dollars off the full price of registration.

BevNET Live: Talking Rain CEO Kevin Klock to Discuss New Risks Brought on By Growth

Klock will speak to the “More Money, More Problems” aspect of running a large, independent beverage company and the new sets of risks and challenges that arise when dealing with an advanced entity like Talking Rain.

New Beverage Showdown 10 — BevNET’s Signature Brand Pitch Competition

The 10th edition of the New Beverage Showdown, BevNET’s signature beverage brand competition, will be prominently featured as part of the upcoming BevNET Live Winter ’15 conference in Santa Monica.

BevNET Live Winter 2015 Initial Speakers Announced; Featuring Execs from Bulletproof, Suja, Stumptown & High Brew

A high-tech biohacker; a classic CPG entrepreneur; a turnaround artist who has turned the juice category upside down; a leader in the third-wave coffee movement. All four will take the stage to share stories and strategies as part of BevNET Live Winter 2015 in Santa Monica.

Now Available: Super Early Registration for BevNET Live Winter ‘15. Save $250!

The Super Early Registration discount is available through July 1. If you know you’re going to be at the conference, why wait? Sign up now and save hundreds of dollars!

Registration Available for BevNET Live Winter ’15

BevNET Live Winter 2015 will return to Santa Monica, Calif. on Monday, December 7 and Tuesday, December 8 at the Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel.