SUMMER 2019 | JUNE 12+13 | NEW YORK, NY
This is a past event. Early registration is open for BevNET Live Winter 2019.

Watch Live Tomorrow: BevNET Live Day 1 Main Stage Presentations & Additional Interviews

If you can’t make it to BevNET Live Summer 2019, you don’t have to miss out on the two days of leading beverage industry discussions happening on stage and as part of our Livestream Studio. We will make a free livestream of the event available on June 12th and 13th, thanks to the support of Zuckerman Honickman – so bookmark the livestream page and set a reminder!

This week’s BevNET Live Summer 2019 is tracking to be our largest summer conference to date, with over 625 beverage professionals already registered. Our free livestream of the conference begins on Wednesday, June 12th, from 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. ET, and Thursday, June 13th, from 9 a.m. ET to 3 p.m. ET. The two-day BevNET Live agenda is packed with case studies of both established and emerging beverage companies, deep dives into growing categories, deal breakdowns and insight into the world’s largest retailer.

The New Beverage Showdown 17 kicks off with a rapid-fire semifinal round on Wednesday at 8:00 a.m. ET, featuring business pitches from a dozen early-stage beverage brands. Attendees and those tuning in online will have an opportunity to vote for their favorite brands; vote for the winner; voting information will be provided on the livestream.

Livestream viewers will also have exclusive access to additional commentary and conversations via the BevNET Live Summer 2019 Livestream Studio. Our schedule includes interviews with leaders and executives from AccelFoods, Venturing & Emerging Brands, L.A. Libations, and Pernod Ricard.

Here is the full two-day Livestream Studio schedule:

Day 1

9:35 AM Jordan Gaspar, Managing Partner, AccelFoods

9:45 AM Benjamin Witte, Founder/CEO Recess

12:20 PM Chris Cuvelier, CEO/Head of Beverage, Zola/Caliva

12:30 PM Jim Watson, Senior Beverage Analyst, Rabobank

12:40 PM Tonya Donati, Founder, Mother Kombucha

12:50 PM Marco Vaschetto, Director, Business Development & Marketing, Hatch Design

1:00 PM Michael Zuckerman, Principal, Zuckerman Honickman

1:10 PM John Mittel, Co-Founder/President, Clear Cut Phocus

1:20 PM Zoë Sakoutis, Co-Founder, HTW Podcast/BluePrint

3:10 PM Justin Prochnow, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

3:20 PM Bill Shufelt, Founder, Athletic Brewing Co.

3:30 PM Melissa Kalimov, COO, Rise Brewing Co.

3:40 PM Chris Magnone, Co-Founder/CEO, Temple Lifestyle

3:50 PM Bob Corbett, Co-Founder/CEO, ZoomEssence

4:00 PM John Craven, Founder/CEO, BevNET

4:10 PM Melissa Traverse, Brand Specialist, BevNET

4:15 PM Andrew Brayton, Brand Specialist, BevNET

Day 2

10:20 AM Surbhi Lal, Senior Venturing Manager

10:30 AM Rod Willis, Director – Natural & Specialty

12:35 PM Bonnie Shah, Director – Business Development

12:45 PM Nick Papanicolaou, VP, Brand & Business Development, New Brand Ventures

12:55 PM Andrew Guard, Founder

1:05 PM Eddie Simeon, Co-Founder

1:15 PM Carl Goyette, EVP Sales & Marketing

3:05 PM NBS17 Winner Interview

To access the main stage presentations and Livestream Studio interviews, visit the livestream page starting at 8 a.m. ET on Wednesday, June 12th.

If you want to be in the room, limited seats remain at BevNET Live Summer 2019. Plan your last minute trip to the Metropolitan West and we’ll see you there!

If you’re feeling any FOMO, join us at the BevNET Live Winter 2019, in Santa Monica, Calif. Early registration is now available.

Questions about the conference can be directed to Jon Landis, jlandis@bevnet.com. Sponsorship opportunities are available for companies looking for additional industry exposure.


About BevNET Live

BevNET Live Summer 2019 will return to the Metropolitan West in New York, NY on June 12 and 13. A Beverage School for industry newcomers will also be held on Tuesday, June 11 at no additional cost.

BevNET Live is the premiere event for beverage brands, distributors, service providers, retailers and investors to discuss what’s next for the industry. With the industry’s foremost speakers and our New Beverage Showdown, BevNET Live attracts hundreds of brands to each event.