20th Annual Beer Industry Summit


Join us at The Breakers in Palm Beach, FL on January 8-9, 2023. Stay an extra day and learn more about the competition at our 11th annual Wine & Spirits Daily Summit immediately following the Beer Industry Summit on January 9th. Attend both Summits at our discounted price.



Click here for the 2023 Schedule

Beer Industry Summit Speakers

  • Benoit Garbe, Chief Marketing Officer, Anheuser-Busch
  • Brandy Rand, Chief Strategy Officer, IWSR Drinks Market Analysis Global
  • Greg Serrao, CEO, JuneShine
  • Bronya Shillo, founder, Fishers Island Lemonade
  • Kyle Cooke, founder, Loverboy
  • Justin Fenchel, Aimy Steadman and Brad Schultz, Co-founders, Beatbox Beverages
  • Alva Mather, Chair, Alcohol Regulatory & Distribution Group, McDermott Will & Emery
  • Chris Steffanci, CEO, Columbia Distributing
  • Kit Wanty-Lambert, President, O&W Inc.
  • Laura Markstein, President, Markstein Sales Company
  • Phil Rosse, President, Mark Anthony Brands
  • Maggie Timoney, Chief Executive Officer, Heineken USA
  • Mallika Monteiro, EVP and Chief Growth, Strategy & Digital officer, Constellation Brands
  • Evan Athanas, CEO, Chesapeake Beverage
  • Deacon Nauslar, VP Sales at Breakthru Beverage Nevada
  • Teo Hunter and Beny Ashburn, co-founders, Crowns and Hops
  • Gregory Butler, Chief Commercial Officer, Cresco Labs Inc

Wine & Spirits Daily Summit Speakers

  • Brandy Rand, Chief Strategy Officer, IWSR Drinks Market Analysis Global
  • Heidi Scheid, EVP, Scheid Family Wines
  • Joshua Carlos, SVP North America, Lyre’s
  • Daniel Stiller, CEO, Better Rhodes
  • Greg Hughes, President North America, Beam Suntory
  • Danny Brager, Brager Beverage Alcohol Consulting
  • Jon Berg, VP Beverage Alcohol Thought Leadership, NielsenIQ
  • Kat Hantas, Co-Founder & CEO, 21 Seeds
  • Robert Furniss-Roe, Co-Founder, Samson & Surrey
  • Russell Stanley, COO, Patco Brands (Rancho La Gloria)
  • Ugo Fiorenzo, Managing Director, Campari America
  • Monique Huston, VP Spirits Portfolio, Winebow Fine Wine + Spirits
  • Mike Hermann, VP Marketing & Business Development, Allied Beverage Group
  • Sue Mills, VP Strategic Accounts On-Premise, Breakthru Beverage Group
  • Tyler Pitman, VP Portfolio Development & Brand Partnerships, HMSHost
  • Alex Ryan, President, CEO and Chairman, The Duckhorn Portfolio
  • Jessica Altieri, Director of Beverage, Americas; Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts



The Beer Industry Summit attracts top executives in the domestic, import and craft beer industry. Frequently attended by everyone from distributors to financial analysts, the Summit proves to be the most thought provoking conference in the industry year after year. We cap attendance and have sold out every year, so be sure and register now.

Attend the Summit for the stellar speaker line-up and the opportunity to network with old friends and make some new ones along the way. Have a beer on us, generate dialogue and come away with new ideas and strategies to lead your company through the new year.


The Beer Industry Summit starts January 8th. Meet us in Palm Beach, FL at The Breakers Hotel. Click here or copy and paste the below link into your browser to reserve a room under the discounted room block. You can also reserve your room by calling the hotel at 1-888-273-2537. Be sure to mention you’re attending the Summits to book under the room block.



The Breakers Hotel is a 15-minute drive from the Palm Beach Airport.


Each year our Summit sells out and is full of industry executives from suppliers, distributors and retailers. Registration is on a first come, first served basis so be sure to sign up quickly and don’t miss out! Check out this slideshow from past Summits.


The dress code for the Beer Industry Summit is….. there really is no dress code. Whatever makes you feel comfortable.


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