Becky Harris on whiskey and appealing to women.
Becky Harris is Founder and Chief Distiller at Catoctin Creek Distillery. In 2009, she and her husband, Scott Harris, combined their engineering and business backgrounds to build a distillery focused on creating the finest Virginia Rye Whisky from grain
What is changing in the liquor industry? 1) Drinking at home 2) Savvy Consumers 3) The rise of E-Commerce.
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The first Greek woman in history to start a liquor brand shares her tips!
Effie Panagopoulos, founder and CEO of KLEOS Mastiha Spirit, knows a thing or two about breaking into the spirits industry.
Panagopoulos encourages more women to get in the business. After all, "35% of
Craft Brewing Business is featuring women who are making a splash on the brewing industry. Read advice directly from these successful women, here.
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"Women are spirits educators, writers, buyers, bartenders, bar owners, brand ambassadors, brand managers, brand owners, distillery managers and even distillery owners. In fact, in just the last few years, the number of female master distillers and blenders has exploded. Women no longer just consume spirits, we make them."
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Sharing a dream can set you up for a lucky break.
Jane Tabachnick, founder of Jane Tabachnick & Co and Simply Good Press, is a lucky lady! Her business helps leaders become published authors and helps them leverage their book to grow their brand, visibility and profits. They also provide
A chance connection triggers a chain reaction.
Claire Matern, founder of a cheesemonger's daughter, is a lucky lady! Her business is a food lifestyle company for people who are "still interning at life." Its mission is to empower and encourage users to cook for themselves.
Her lucky break was a chance connection with
"Seeing ourselves as self-made leads us to be less generous and public-spirited."
Read more about humility and luck on the Atlantic.
How do you stay humble as your business grows? Let us know in the comments.
Finding luck and inspiration in the most difficult situations.
Heather Roberts, founder of Mom Bomb, found positivity and luck in a trying situation. Roberts' business helps moms in two ways: first by selling bath bombs for relaxation, and second by donating the proceeds to her charity, momBomb.org.
Heather found her life
One (or three!) lucky breaks can jumpstart a new career.
Rachel Kessler founded Kessler Communications, a public relations boutique specializing in health, science and wellness. Kessler uses her PR savvy to educate consumers and reporters on the latest pioneering cancer treatments and promote products that help people