Related Document: World-Beer-Festival-11-12-10.pdfNovember 12, 2010
Media Contact: Alana Jordan
Phone: (803) 254-4334
MEDIA ADVISORY: Mayor to Endorse the 2011 World Beer Festival Columbia
A press conference will be held to announce the 2011 World Beer Festival Columbia. Mayor Steve Benjamin will be present to announce his support for the festival.
Tuesday, November 16, 2010, 2:00 p.m.
The Flying Saucer, 931 Senate Street, Columbia, SC 29201
Speakers (In order of presentation)
Introduction: Bill Steigerwald, World Beer Festival
Endorsement: Mayor Steve Benjamin, City of Columbia
Sponsor Recognition: Bill Steigerwald, World Beer Festival
Lea Cooper, Carolina Ale House
Katherine Swartz, Columbia Opportunity Resource
Chris Mickel, Flying Saucer
After the conclusion of the press conference, a beer tasting will be held for media
Contact Alana Jordan at Post No Bills at (803) 254-4334
A portion of the proceeds from the festival will go to the River Alliance and Columbia Opportunity Resource (COR). The mission of the World Beer Festival is to educate the public in beer appreciation and beer quality, and to build the local beer community. Every aspect of the World Beer Festival focuses on promoting the positive attributes of the growing beer culture.