Women in Maine's Beer Industry

Mar 10, 2017

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We all know that Maine is a hotbed for craft brewing, but you may not realize the growing role women play in the Maine beer scene, from brewing to business to spreading the word about Maine’s breweries.  We’ll hear from women on the front lines of the burgeoning beer brewing bonanza in Maine. 

Guests:  Kate Cone, freelance writer and author of “What’s Brewing in New England: A Guide to Brewpubs and Microbreweries.”

Lisa Kellindorfer, assistant brewer at Austin Street Brewing in Portland.

Heather Sanborn, co-owner and director of business operations at Rising Tide Brewing Company; she's also a member of Maine's House of Representatives, representing House District 43

Mia Strong is a co-founder of Strong Brewing Co. based is Sedgewick; she handles sales for the brewery.