Nutter Presents the Founder Roundtable for High Growth Food and Beverage EntrepreneursPrint PDF
Nutter is pleased to serve as host and co-presenter of the Founder Roundtable for High Growth Food and Beverage Entrepreneurs on October 26. A joint event of the Food and Beverage Group at Nutter, KN+S Accounting, Whipstitch Capital, and JPG Resources, the event for founders, senior executives of high growth food and beverage companies, investors, and retailers, will combine peer-to-peer networking with a panel discussion focused on the current state of the industry. Jeremy Halpern, a partner in Nutter’s Food and Beverage Group and the Director of Business Development for the firm’s Emerging Companies Group, will serve as the moderator of the “Tactical Marketing for Brands” panel. Marketing partners include Edible Ventures, Commonwealth Kitchen, The Capital Network, Branchfood, The Food Loft, Project Nosh, and MITX.
Wednesday, October 26, 2016
155 Seaport Blvd
Boston, MA 02210
6:00 pm - Registration & Product Demo
7:00 pm - Keynote: View from Expo
- Carol Ortenberg, Editor, Project NOSH
A look at the latest trends in food and beverage, with a particular eye on what was hot at Summer Fancy Foods and Expo East.
7:30 pm - Flash Report: Deal Trends in CPG Food and Beverage
- Nick McCoy, Co-Founder and Managing Director, Whipstitch Capital
A rapid look at the latest deals and deal terms in food and beverage financings and acquisitions.
7:45 pm - Tactical Marketing for Brands
- Jeremy Halpern, Partner, Nutter
- John Burns, President, Breakaway
- Carrie Forbes, Marketing Director, CabinetM / Founder, Gutsey
- Kate Weiler, Co-Founder, Drink Maple
So you've formulated a great product where you think there is a big market. Now how do you communicate about it? How do you engage customers and intermediaries and create pull? How do you optimize your precious dollars? This panel will discuss the tradeoffs and complexity inherent in building a mix across digital, social, traditional PR, in-store demo, trade level marketing and the wild wild west of guerilla marketing.
8:30 pm - Networking
Please register online here.