A serial beverage entrepreneur; high-level marketing wizard; a Silicon Valley-funded juice disruptor; a pair of fix-it executives. These are the first five speakers announced today for the BevNET Live Winter conference in Santa Monica, Calif.
BevNET Live, the premier conference devoted to supporting entrepreneurial beverage brands, will return to the Loews Beach Hotel in Santa Monica on Dec. 5 and 6. Harnessing the enthusiasm of more than 500 attendees and an outstanding networking and strategy program, the event will focus on sharing knowledge and resources to help brands grow and thrive.
The five speakers announced today include:
- Lance Collins, Founder, Core Beverages, Body Armor, Fuze
- Lewis Goldstein, VP of Brand Marketing, Organic Valley
- Doug Evans, Founder & CEO, Juicero
- Gerry David, CEO, CELSIUS
- Vanessa Walker, EVP Sales & Marketing, CELSIUS
Along with the speakers listed above, the event will feature its always strong collection of brands, investors, retailers, distributors and industry leaders, all of whom are there to examine the evolving beverage industry, comparing case studies and stories to create a strong mix of actionable insights and long term goals for attendees.
As always, along with the main room events, BevNET Live will feature the New Beverage Showdown brand competition, a Beverage School event for new brands, and a series of breakout sessions to allow attendees to go deeper into a variety of content areas, along with BevNET’s own team, which will be on hand to facilitate conversation, networking and connection.
BevNET Live Winter 2016 will take place on Dec. 5 and 6 at the Loews Santa Monica Hotel in Santa Monica, Calif.
Early registration for BevNET Live will be open until late Oct. 14.
About BevNET Live
BevNET Live Santa Monica will be held on Dec. 5 and 6 at the Loews Beach Hotel. It is a two-day conference for beverage entrepreneurs, suppliers, distributors, retailers and investors to gather, speak, exchange ideas through interactive panels and lectures, and enhance their sales, marketing, growth and product development strategies. Attendees can tap the expertise of investors and investment professionals who can help them realize growth capital or exit opportunities, explore and discuss strategies from business owners with inspiring success stories, and otherwise absorb case studies curated by BevNET.com, which has spent a decade dedicating itself to careful reporting on the fast-moving beverage industry. More than just a conference, BevNET LIVE includes networking options including the BevNET LIVE Expo, beverage breaks, cocktail receptions and, most of all, community.