Allied Trade Partners

These companies support the Colorado Brewers Guild. Please visit their websites to learn more about them.

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Barrel Aged

Keg Logistics

Product Packaging

Keg Logistics provides kegs to over 2700 brewers in the USA and UK through our
Pay Per Fill, Flex Rental, and Rent to Own programs. Whether you are starting a brewery from day 1 or just need more kegs to expand – Keg Logistics has the solution for you.

Contact: Justin Meier

Moye White

Legal Services

Our attorneys are perfectly seasoned, hopped and barrel-aged for the right blend of experience and understanding. Legal expertise on tap now: licensing, permitting, corporate formation, raising capital, real estate, construction, intellectual property, litigation, distribution, tax, and employment.

Contact: Craig Knobbe

On Tap Credit Union

Banking, Financing & Capital

On Tap Credit Union has provided exceptional financial service for over 60 years. We provide guidance for our members, local breweries and communities through a unique experience that celebrates our beer heritage. Our mission is to craft banking solutions for you!

Contact: Jodi Kostelnik

Runco Proffitt Law

Legal Services

Runco Proffitt Law is a Denver based law firm specializing in alcohol beverage law. We are a full-service firm providing legal services for all of your business needs—from formation, contract negotiation and drafting, licensing and regulatory matters, through succession planning.

Contact: Robert Runco

Sovos ShipCompliant

Software

Sovos ShipCompliant’s real-time, cloud-based solutions accelerate bringing products to market, reduce risk, lessen the burden of compliance, and enable revenue growth for breweries of all sizes.

Contact: Barbara Fusco

Imperial

Berlin Packaging

Product Packaging

Berlin Packaging is North America’s only Hybrid Packaging Supplier. In the beer industry, Berlin specializes in cans, glass bottles, trays, PakTech’s, and anything else that allows our customers to focus on what they do best – brew great beer! All of this ware is stocked locally in Denver.

Contact: Nick Ewing

Blackgardenlaw PC

Legal Services

BGL is a boutique trademark, corporate and securities firm with clients in CO, NM, and AZ. While our firm has particular depth in craft beer, technology startups and emerging growth companies we work with closely held businesses of every type.

Contact: Seth Gardenswartz

Brew Movers

Accounting Services

At Brew Movers, we provide brewery owners with an integrated logistic management service. Our expert team handles your inbound and outbound logistics so that you can focus on what’s important—your beer.

Contact: Louise Volpe

Brewers Association

Industry Promotion

The Brewers Association is the not-for-profit trade association dedicated to small and independent American brewers, their beers and the community of brewing enthusiasts. The BA represents over 70% of the brewing industry, and its members make more than 99% of the beer brewed in the US.

Contact: Pete Johnson

BSG

Ingredient Sourcing

Whether it’s exclusive specialty malts, in-demand hop varieties, or premium brewing aids BSG CraftBrewing has you covered. BSG CraftBrewing is committed to being your partner, and shares your passion for creating outstanding beers.

Contact: Chad Hatlestad

COUNTRY Financial

Insurance & Financial Planning

At COUNTRY Financial®, our local reps can help you create one, comprehensive solution for all your craft brewery needs, including helping your employees prepare for their future. With COUNTRY, you’ll get the backing of a Fortune 1000 company and a team of experienced insurance and investment experts eager to chat with you about your business needs.

Contact: Don Jaramillo

Fisher Phillips, LLP

Legal Services

Fisher & Phillips provides practical business solutions for employers’ workplace legal problems. Labor and employment law is all we do with 350 attorneys in 33 offices.

Contact: Todd Fredrickson

Hopsteiner

Ingredient Sourcing

Hops and nothing but hops since 1845. Celebrating 175 years. From growing to processing to exceptional customer service, we have all your bases covered! Find spot inventory, pricing and online ordering at https://cportal.hopsteiner.com/

Lotus, Sultana, Trident, Eureka!, Lemondrop, Altus are just some of our unique varieties offered. We offer

Contact: Bill Elkins

Lallemand Brewing

Ingredient Sourcing

Producer of high-quality yeasts, bacteria, enzymes, yeast nutrients, process aids, microbiology media, and sensory kits. Lallemand and its subsidiaries provide global technical support and a passion for what you do. At Lallemand Brewing — WE BREW WITH YOU.

Contact: Brittney (Berg) Christianson

Micro Matic

Production Equip. & Service

Micro Matic is focused on draft beer quality. The Packaging Division is your source for replacement keg spears, tools and parts, and for technical support and training to safely maintain your kegs.

Contact: Jon Graber

Moss Adams

Accounting Services

From hops growers to brewers to distributors – Moss Adams serves more than 350 wine, beer and spirits companies. We’ll help you navigate each business life cycle stage – including ERP implementation, capital acquisition, tax planning, audit, valuation, management succession, and wealth management.

Contact: Michael Parker

Mountain Malt

Ingredient Sourcing

We are a family-owned farm that specializes in Premium 2-Row Malt Barley. Because we farm and malt ourselves, we are able to provide craft brewers with superior base malt at unbeatable prices.

Contact: Jake Burtenshaw

Mueller Pye & Associates CPA

Accounting Services

We have years of experience helping brewery clients all over the US and in various stages of growth. Our full-service tax and accounting firm provides craft beverage industry-specific solutions to improve your profitability, streamline accounting and minimize your tax burden. We propel your growth!

Contact: Paul Mueller

Parallel Products

Accounting Services

Parallel Products specializes in the reclamation of unsellable beverage products. We keep unwanted beverage products out of our landfills. Secure Product Destruction and Recycling is a core practice of Parallel Products business; your brand is safe with us.

Contact: Monica Lurie

Plante Moran

Accounting Services

Serving a wide range of craft beverage organizations, Plante Moran offers a complete suite of services, from audit and tax to business advisory services to wealth management. We’ll help you grow, improve profitability, and implement transformational changes.

Contact: Drew Mattox

The Brewtography Project

Industry Promotion

The Brewtography Project is a photographic essay about the Colorado craft brewing industry. The goal of the project is to tell the stories of Colorado breweries and the people working in them, allowing everyone a window into the culture of this amazing industry.

Contact: Dustin Hall

Turn It Up Media

Advertising/Marketing

Brands w/ vision to grow need people w/ vision to provide the map. Turn It Up Media is a mix of experienced, craft beer, spirits, outdoors & lifestyle strategists, creatives, PR professionals, graphic designers, content creators & event designers that provide knowledge, insight, and bandwidth.

Contact: Chad Melis

Whitcomb, Selinsky, McAuliffe, PC

Legal Services

WSM Law supports our Colorado brewing community. Our focus is on trademark prosecution and defense, corporations law, licensing/permitting, TTB Compliance, and labor/employment issues. We are one-stop shopping for beer and business law help.

Contact: Brandon M. Selinsky

Session

5280PKG

Product Packaging

For over 25 years we have been involved with the craft brewing and soda industries and, more recently, getting involved with cideries and kombucha brewers as well as cannabis and CBD processors. 5280PKG provides packaging, fulfillment, warehousing and logistics for customers across the country.

Contact: Tim Roberts

Antigo Zeon

Advertising/Marketing

Located in Louisville, CO & Antigo, WI, Antigo Zeon helps breweries across the nation STAND OUT & SELL MORE with custom point-of-sale signs, displays & more! We’re also one of the only providers of large-scale domestic neon production in the US, with history in the industry going back over 30 years.

Contact: Tess Bryant

Arryved Point of Sale for Breweries

Accounting Services

Arryved streamlines every component of your taproom into a Point of Service.
From the mobile, customizable POS, to beer-specific data insights, built-in loyalty program, online ordering platform, and pay & order at table features—we have everything you need to turn your taproom into a showroom. Behind the scenes, our world-class support team comes straight from the craft industry an

Contact: Rachel Kelsey

Beerattorney.com

Legal Services

Beerattorney.com is a Drumm Law brand and currently works with breweries in 35 states. We are attorneys that don’t wear suits and ties. We pride ourselves on being attorneys that you won’t mind talking to. We give sound, business based legal advice and our lawyers treat your money like its their own

Contact: Mike Drumm

Billy Goat Hop Farm, LLC

Ingredient Sourcing

We’re bringing craft back into hops. As a family farm, we have control every step of the way, ensuring excellence at an affordable price. We grow 11 varieties, pelletize in house, and also offer whole cone and wet hops. Better Beer. More Marketability. Stronger Community. A Greener Tomorrow.

Contact: Chris DellaBianca

Blue Label Packaging Company

Product Packaging

We believe great brands start with great packaging, and every business —regardless of its size — deserves a chance to stand out and succeed. That’s why we invest in the highest quality print technology and don’t shy away from a challenge. Satisfaction guaranteed. In just five business days.

Contact: Josh Jensen

BMI

Events/Festivals & Event Services

BMI is the bridge between songwriters and the businesses and organizations that want to play their music publicly. BMI serves as an advocate for the value of music, representing nearly 12 million musical works created and owned by more than 750,000 songwriters and publishers.

Contact: Dan Spears

BREWERY SAFETY CONSULTING, LLC

Quality, Health & Safety

Certified Safety pro and OSHA Outreach trainer certified to train forklift, HAZWOPER, confined space, lock out tag out, Machine guarding, aerial lifts, has a background in conveyors and automation. Brewers Association and MBAA member and safety speaker. Ask any safety questions!

Contact: TONY McCRIMMON, O.H.S.T.

CanSource

Product Packaging

CanSource is a full service shrink sleeved can provider based in Longmont, CO. We work with craft breweries and beverage producers of all kinds to provide the highest quality digitally printed shrink sleeved cans and packaging materials. Contact Oliver to get started!

Contact: Oliver Weinberg

Christopherson Law Firm PLLC

Legal Services

Christopherson Brew Law is a law firm located in Littleton, CO that works almost exclusively with members of the alcoholic beverage industry. The firm helps breweries of all sizes with licensing, compliance, trademarks, contracts, and other needs as they grow from founding to expansion and beyond.

Contact: Daniel Christopherson

Colorado Chemical

Quality, Health & Safety

We are a Colorado based chemical manufacturer that supplies breweries with cleaning and sanitation chemicals.

Contact: Mark Vandenberg

Columbine Label Company

Product Packaging

We are proud to be a Colorado-based manufacturer producing labels, tags, shrink sleeves, and flexible packaging, supporting the Craft Beer industry. Elevate your products with labels made from high-quality, responsibly sourced materials printed to exceptional standards.

Contact: Bernadette Wisser

Craft Canning

Product Packaging

Professional Mobile canning services. 12, 16, 19.2oz capabilities.

Contact: owen lingley

Crafted ERP

Brewery Consultants

Crafted ERP is a seamless ERP, CRM, HRIS and eCommerce application, the last and only system companies in the craft beverage space will need.

Contact: Kristin Steele

Cultivator Advertising & Design

Advertising/Marketing

Cultivator is an agency focused on craft. We’ve worked extensively in the industry. In Colorado, we’ve worked with New Belgium, Great Divide, Breckenridge Brewery and Good River as well as local craft food and restaurant brands. We specialize in packaging, identity, POS and advertising.

Contact: Matt Neren

Culture Beverage

Beer Distributors/Wholesalers

Our mission at Culture Beverage is to bring beverages with soul to Colorado bottleshops, bars, and restaurants.

We represent some of the world’s most renowned and sought after breweries and cideries, and our team is dedicated to helping our customers and all Coloradans learn more about craft beer.

Contact: Xandy Bustamante

Ekos

Software

Founded in 2014 and headquartered in Charlotte, N.C., Ekos is the leading business management software for craft producers of beer, wine and cider. With more than 15,000 users on six continents, Ekos helps makers manage their day-to-day operations in inventory, production, sales and accounting.

Contact: Alec Johnson

Employers Council

Management & HR

Employers Council is the professional, cost-effective resource of choice for employers in all areas of employment law, human resource consulting, training, and surveys.

Contact: Heather Basch

Fermly

Quality, Health & Safety

Fermly is Denver’s first and only TTB Certified independent craft beer laboratory. We help craft brewers address QA/QC needs across a variety of testing options with the ability to affordably track this information over time on our custom developed technology platform.

Contact: Danny Wang

G&D Chillers

Production Equip. & Service

G&D Chillers has been manufacturing brewery chillers for over 25 years. Our experience and expertise are meeting the needs of breweries around the world. With over 1,700 breweries we know how to manufacture Chillers. G&D is 100% dedicated to customer service who understands that quality matters.

Contact: Sarah Grams

G4 Kegs

Product Packaging

G4 Kegs is the nation’s leading stainless steel keg supplier and trust keg consultant to the craft beer industry. We’re as passionate about quality kegs as you are about quality beer. We pride ourselves on competitive pricing, fast turnaround times, and exceptional customer service.

Contact: Jeremy Storton

General Air

Ingredient Sourcing

General Air is the largest independent beverage grade CO2 distributor in Colorado. We are dedicated to providing practical solutions to help your brewery succeed. We offer much more than beverage gases with services like cryogenic engineering, perfect pour seminars, and gas monitoring solutions.

Contact: Brianna Applegate

Grandstand Glassware & Apparel

Industry Promotion

Grandstand is your preferred printing partner for custom Glassware, Apparel, Promotional Items and Creative Services. But we’re more than a vendor—we’re a partner, and we’re committed to bringing your brand to the next level. When your brand is on our line, we put our reputation right beside it.

Contact: Josh Christie

Hop Head Farms

Ingredient Sourcing

Hop Head Farms is a Midwest grower, processor, and marketer of high-quality aroma and traditional hop varieties. Attention to detail and sustainable growing practices are used throughout all operations to deliver the highest quality hops to our brewers.

Contact: Tom Malover

Inland Island Yeast Laboratories

Ingredient Sourcing

Inland Island Yeast Laboratories is a Denver based yeast propagation and brewery lab support company. Product freshness and excellent customer service are the foundation of our business. We provide yeast, bacteria and laboratory services to breweries local to Denver, and throughout the nation.

Contact: John Giarratano

J & M Architects, LLC

Architecture & Engineering

We are a full-service architecture firm experienced in a variety of commercial projects. One of our owners use to work in the industry, so we have an intimate understanding of the requirements for brewery designs. We can provide design feasibility, planning, schematic design, and permit drawings.

Contact: John Beystehner

Metropolitan State University of Denver – Beer Industry Program

Education and Coursework

Craft beer is a significant part of CO, & our brewing partners have a need for university educated employees trained in Brewing, QA, Distribution and more.
With both degree & non-degree options, we blend the art & science of brewing beer with the business and engineering knowledge needed to succeed.

Contact: Scott Kerkmans

Mill 95

Ingredient Sourcing

Mill 95 is an independent hops service provider. This translates to flexibility in meeting brewer needs via a versatile range of hops – from Idaho and beyond.

Contact: Christian Hawley

Northwestern Extract

Ingredient Sourcing

We provide premium flavors for craft sodas, including root beer and ginger beer, as well as TTB approved flavors for use in beer! Family owned for over 100 years, we have a large selection of great flavors, and we can custom develop new flavors based on your needs. Creating flavors to YOUR taste!

Contact: Adam Nigh

Not Your Hobby Marketing Solutions

Brewery Consultants

Not Your Hobby Marketing Solutions provides affordable, online training courses and customized coaching programs for your beer sales and marketing efforts, so you can build brand awareness, increase your beer sales, gain a competitive edge, and foster long term growth.

Contact: Julie Rhodes

Payroll Vault – North Metro Denver

Accounting Services

We are a locally owned and operated payroll company. We partner with local business owners to help them manage their teams more efficiently, providing them with a live and local professional to help manage their payroll and workforce needs. Offering support in HR, Timekeeping, Compliance and more!

Contact: Mollie Gilligan

Petainer

Product Packaging

We are the global leader in one-way PET kegs; our range is tailored to the exacting needs of our customers, protecting their products and brand integrity, whilst providing superior ECOnomic benefits.
Our production plant is in Modesto, CA and we have a number of warehouses located all over the US.

Contact: Tammy Duhaime

Proforma B12 Marketing

Advertising/Marketing

As part of a $500 million organization we are truly “One Source. Infinite Resources.” bringing breweries of all sizes the marketing resources they need for SWAG, packaging, print, apparel, signage & so much more. Our cutting edge approach brings your brand to the highest level without compromise!

Contact: Jennifer Lokatys

Propagate Lab

Ingredient Sourcing

Premium Brewers Yeast for the Rocky Mountain Region. Propagate Lab provides the highest quality yeast and bacteria for craft brewers.

Contact: Matthew Peetz

Proximity Malt LLC

Ingredient Sourcing

Proximity Malt produces a full range of malted grains, from pale to roasted. Proximity will build, maintain and sustain access to local grains for quality malt processing, at a scale that provides consistency, efficiency, and variety in malt sourcing for craft brewers.

Contact: Dustin West

Root Shoot Malting

Ingredient Sourcing

Family farm and craft malt house in Loveland, CO, providing locally planted, harvested, malted barley and raw grains for the brewing and distilling industries.

Contact: Todd Olander

Sanitary Fittings, LLC

Production Equip. & Service

Sanitary Fittings, LLC is a family-owned company has been serving the craft brewing industry since 2016. We provide a wide range of brewing equipment including sanitary tubing, fittings, valves and hoses. Orders over $100 include FREE SHIPPING.

Contact: John Zabkowicz

Shirts On Tap

Industry Promotion

Shirts On Tap is a monthly box club for beer fans and a screen printing company focused on brewery merchandise and apparel. We feature a different local brewery each month and collaborate with them to design a custom shirt that our members receive along with a sticker, coupons, and event invites.

Contact: Josh Mers

The Country Malt Group

Ingredient Sourcing

“A North American based distribution company serving the craft brewing, distilling and cider industries, the Country Malt Group is committed to supplying a wide product range, a high level of service and competitive pricing.”

Contact: Tony Little

Troubadour Maltings

Ingredient Sourcing

At Troubadour Maltings, our mission is to create truly unique and high quality artisan malts from Colorado grown cereal grains. Based in Fort Collins in Northern Colorado, we are constantly working to build bridges between producers and crafts people, and to create access for all to new and excitin

Contact: Christopher Schooley

White Labs Inc

Ingredient Sourcing

White Labs, Inc. is an international company headquartered in San Diego. We provide liquid yeast, nutrients, and enzymes. White Labs also has a full analytical lab and provides educational resources for all your fermentation needs.

Contact: Kim Derr

Wild Goose Canning – Meheen Manufacturing

Production Equip. & Service

Wild Goose–Meheen designs and manufactures precision canning and bottling solutions for premium craft producers who demand quality without compromise. Each system is engineered to customer specifications to ensure the quality and consistency of every batch from tank to can or bottle.

Contact: Christina Marrick

Wipfli, LLP

Accounting Services

At Wipfli, we believe in cultivating successful, long-term relationships. Our team of passionate craft beer experts knows breweries because we have that same entrepreneurial spirit. We aren’t looking to be just your CPA we are looking to be your partners.

Contact: JC Abrahamson

Yakima Chief Hops

Ingredient Sourcing

Yakima Chief Hops is a grower-owned global hop supplier, providing brewers with the tools needed to create something special. With a mission to connect family hop farms with the world’s finest brewers, YCH provides the highest quality hop products for the ultimate benefit of growers and brewers.

Contact: Tanner Davies