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Archive: Conference Speakers

  • Farm League Brewing

    June 26, 2024

  • Ben Edmunds

    May 31, 2024

    Day 2 Keynote Speaker “The Surprising Power of the Long Game: The Story of Breakside and Valuing Long-Term Quality” Ben is the brewmaster at Breakside Brewery in Portland, Oregon, where he oversees the company's production brewery and two pub breweries.  As founding…
  • Ontario Craft Brewers Applaud Ford Government’s Continued Focus on Supporting Local Craft Beer in Alcohol Retail Expansion

    May 24, 2024

    "It is great news that craft brewers will be able to sell their fantastic products in more retail stores starting this year. We have been relentless in advocating for a new retail system that puts consumers first and makes it…
  • Fogler, Rubinoff LLP

    May 22, 2024

    As a full-service law firm, our team of lawyers can address both routine and industry-specific regulatory issues faced by craft brewers in Ontario. We help distributors, suppliers, and producers in this highly competitive industry to establish, grow and strengthen their businesses.
  • Beer Branded

    May 16, 2024

    Beer Branded is a collective of print, marketing and design professionals who transformed our passion for beer into the ultimate 1-stop shop for breweries of all sizes.
  • Ted Nolan 

    May 10, 2024

    Day 1 Keynote Speaker "Overcoming Obstacles and Dealing with Adversity" Ted Nolan Ted believes that pride, strength, and a willingness to dream are the cornerstones of success. Born in 1958 on the Garden River First Nation in northern Ontario, Ted…
  • Notch Financial

    May 7, 2024

    Notch is a software platform built for the food, beverage and craft brewing industry–from hops and yeast producers to keg suppliers and breweries.
  • The Grove Brewing Company

    April 15, 2024

  • Registration Information

    April 2, 2024

    Registration opens Monday, April 1, 2024 with special member rates and early bird deals.
  • Parsons Brewing Company

    February 8, 2024

  • Fairweather Brewing Company

    February 6, 2024

  • Red Barn Brewing Company

    February 6, 2024

  • Anderson Craft Ales

    December 20, 2023

  • The OCB Applauds Expansion of Ontario’s beer retail system and commitment to craft beer tax reform

    December 14, 2023

    The OCB is applauding today’s news that the Master Framework Agreement (MFA) will expire.
  • OCB Presents to Minister of Finance

    December 6, 2023

    "We urge the government to immediately eliminate the beer can tax and commit to lowering beer tax rates for craft brewers as part of any upcoming announcement on the MFA and implement them in the next budget." This was the…
  • Master Framework Agreement in the Media

    December 6, 2023

    Lots of discussion about the future of the Master Framework Agreement are swirling around in the media these days. While there is rightly lots of interest of what the future will look like, it is largely overlooking what changes craft…
  • Innocente Brewing Company

    November 15, 2023

  • Kinsbrae Packaging

    November 13, 2023

    We are a full-service outlet for all your packaging needs! We supply innovative packaging solutions for a variety of industries, including canned and bottled beverages, food, retail, and nutraceuticals.
  • SGI Solution Ezfocus

    November 13, 2023

    We have developed an expertise to help our customers focus on their goals instead of allocating resources and energy to data management. 
  • Hops Connect

    November 13, 2023

    Our longstanding relationships give you exclusive access to a dependable, affordable supply of the world’s best hops, whenever, wherever you need them.
  • Windmill Brewery

    October 30, 2023

  • Meyers Creek Brewing Company

    October 24, 2023

  • Torched Brewing

    October 19, 2023

    Grand Bend