Topics Under Tag: "beer"

Minneapolis impact

In Minneapolis, a New Building Mixes Impact and Beer

Anne Field | June 5, 2018

A new initiative in Minneapolis is bringing the idea of mixed use development to social entrepreneurship. FINNEGANS House, a newly opened building in downtown Minneapolis that is part of a bigger development project, combines a brewery with a space for the local impact community to connect and grow. Finnegan’s House is the brainchild of Jacquie […]

Brewdog Crowdfunding

With 35,000 Investors, This Scrappy Craft Brewer is Just Getting Started

Tim Wright and Amy Cortese | October 22, 2015

What is it about a locally brewed, hop-infused beer that makes people so eager to part with their money? Microbrewers have been crushing it in crowdfunding—both on rewards-based sites such as Kickstarter and Indiegogo as well as investment crowdfunding platforms like Localstake and CraftFund. Now, a colorful Scottish brewer called Brewdog has hit a new […]

New York Bets On Fashion And Design with New Accelerators and Incubators

Amy Cortese | November 12, 2014

On a crisp evening in November, an artsy crowd of 500 or so flocked to a gritty stretch of Brooklyn, where they sipped wine, mingled with designers and admired their creations, which ranged from furry cropped jackets and naturally-dyed scarves to 3-D printed skulls. What else would you expect at the opening party of the […]