Jim and Jackie head north and speak to Jill Dewes, Partner/Director at Daughter Creative in Calgary, Canada. Jill shares her unique design and branding experience with beer, cider, mead and even cannabis brands. Fun fact: her husband is a co-owner of one of her brewery clients. Hear about that working relationship (hint: hot tub meetings) and more in this episode!
Jim and Jackie speak with Isaac Arthur, Co-Founder of CODO Design, about the evolution of the craft beer industry, the current trend of brewery rebrands, their 2020 Platinum Crushie win for Best Typography Logo, and review a decade of CODOs cool design books and guides, as well as, their all-new Beer Branding Newsletter.
Jackie and Jim talk with Ben Weston, Founder and Head Honcho of Hoptown Handles custom tap handle maker in Portland, OR. Get the inside scoop of the craftsmanship and passion that goes into designing and producing award-winning tap handles.
Jackie and Jim talk about the importance of sticking to your brand story in all efforts, how to create amazing and good-for-the-earth merchandise, and learn about the make up of a brewery's marketing team with 3-time Crushie winner 10 Barrel Brewing Co's merchandise manager, Emily Koziel.
In this episode of the CBMAS podcast, Co-Founders Jim and Jackie discuss the importance of retail sales during the pandemic, awesome label design, and tapping into nostalgia with Rachel Bradley, marketing manager for DuClaw Brewing Company (2020 People’s Choice Crushie winner for Most #FOMO Instagram!)
In the first-ever CBMAS podcast, Co-Founders Jim and Jackie talk to 2020 Craft Beer Man of the Year, Zane Lamprey, about his global TV adventures in beer (including drinking some made with snake), cats, and his first encounter with Mark Cuban. Get ready to laugh!