The Third Annual Share Your Story Contest is open to beer distribution employees who have never attended the NBWA Annual Convention & Trade Show. The contest highlights some of the 130,000 men and women who make up the beer distribution industry, from truck drivers, inventory specialists and graphic artists to sales representatives, warehouse workers and receptionists.

The deadline for entries was August 10. Stay tuned for an announcement of this year’s winner!

Beer distribution employees were instructed to submit a written entry (approximately 200 to 250 words) explaining why they love working in the beer distribution industry. Details could include what they do, how long they have worked in the industry and how their career began. Other details could include how their company positively impacts their community and any colorful stories that paint a picture of the vibrant jobs in the beer distribution industry. Entrants also were instructed to submit one or more high-resolution, on-the-job photos showcasing their work at their company, in their market or in their community.

The winner will receive a complimentary trip to NBWA’s 78th Annual Convention & Trade Show at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada, from October 11-14, 2015, will be recognized during the convention’s general session and will be featured on The winner will be notified by September 1, 2015.

Please contact NBWA Editorial Assistant Sara Neiman at or (703) 683-4300 with any questions.