NBWA Share Your Story Contest

Enter to win a trip to Washington, D.C. for NBWA’s 2018 Legislative Conference, April 22-25
Upload you picture and story to our Facebook contest page in two, simple steps.
Extra consideration will be given to shares across platforms.

 

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Submission Example

Name

Guy Badeau

Title

State Inventory Manager

Why I love Working In The Beer Distribution Industry

I accepted “a job” in the beer industry in September of 1979. Little did I know that on that fateful day, I was not merely accepting a job; I was beginning a career. I started as a janitor. I have always believed that no matter the job, you perform it to the best of your ability. If you are a street sweeper, you must be the best street sweeper out there. This belief allowed me to work my way up through the company holding various positions. In 1993 I was offered my current position of State Inventory Manager. I enjoy this industry because it is never boring and is in constant flux. I have witnessed many changes. The latest being that small home-grown craft beers have emerged to compete with the larger national brands. I anticipate more exciting changes in the future and the ability to rapidly adapt will be instrumental for success. Where else could a kid out of high school with drive and a work ethic, but no experience, develop a career that allowed me to grow and help support my family, but also develop some lasting relationships. I look forward to many more years of exciting changes.

Bonus Points

Sharing your submission on Instagram and Twitter: Include @NBWAbeer #MyBeerStory on Twitter and tag your Instagram post with @FollowYourBeer #MyBeerStory

CHECK OUT LAST YEAR’S WINNER GUY BADEAU OF FARRELL DISTRIBUTING IN VERMONT