Bootleg Avocado Presents...Engineering New Age Beverage
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About the Event
Constellation Brands, Diageo, Coca-Cola, Starbucks...all big players in the beverage space who are experimenting with and acquiring cannabis beverage brands. So where's the rub? Well, innovation houses like Vertosa have helped to launch and revolutionize these brands. In our second event with our friends at Vertosa, we are grateful to have an esteemed panel attending to guide us through their world of engineering new age beverage.
A huge thank you to:
- Xander Sheperd, Co-founder, Artet
- Theresa Griffith, Director of Product Development, Vita Coco
- Chris Cuvelier, Head of Beverage, Caliva
Austin is the Chief Innovation Officer at Vertosa. He leads all commercial activities, including technical sales, tactical marketing, and new business development. Prior to joining Vertosa, Austin leveraged his bio-tech experience building the regulatory Hemp/CBD testing program for Eurofins Scientific - a world leader in food, environment, and product testing services – where he built and designed quality testing protocols for CVS and other retailers who carry Hemp/CBD products. For over 10 years, Austin has advised start-ups, built businesses, and launched hundreds of new products in finance, technology, and cannabis CPG industries.