World Beer FestivalNovember 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

Other Details:
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

More Information:

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.