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“CRAFT” MOVIE SCREENING & EXPERT PANEL
May 16 @ 6:00 pm - 9:30 pmFree
“Craft” Movie Screening and Expert Panel
Celebrate and learn more about the Loudoun’s booming craft beverage industry.
This signature event will include a panel discussion featuring experts in the craft beer field. The discussion will focus on the beer-production process from plant to pint. Guests are invited to stay for a screening of “CRAFT” the movie. Lite fare and drink tickets will be provided.
Jasper Akerboom — An experienced microbiologist and brewing scientist, Jasper consults with local brew masters on yeast strains for commercial brewing processes.
Josh Chapman — The co-founder and head brewer Black Narrows Brewing Co, Josh uses his culinary background to offer a unique perspective on brewing, both as an art and a science.
Janelle Zurschmeide — As owner of Dirt Farm Brewery and co-chair of the Farm Brewery Committee of the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild, Janelle has been a lifelong advocate for Loudoun County’s rural economy.
Sten Sellier– The founder and President of Beltway Brewing Company, a contract brewery in Sterling, Sten helps start-ups and growing breweries expand their operations.
Moderated by Kellie Hinkle, Agriculture Development Officer for Loudoun Economic Development.
About the movie
From coast to coast, independent craft brewers are pushing the boundaries and raising the bar of the most popular beverage on the planet. With the industry experiencing sustained double-digit growth, breweries are put to the test to maintain quality, creativity, and integrity in the face of this voracious demand. Join filmmaker and cicerone Craig Noble for a behind-the-scenes look at how these trailblazers, rogues and misfits craft better beer.
6:00 -6:45 PM: Networking
7:00-8:00 PM: Panel discussion
8:00 PM: Movie Screening