NBWA Statement on the Passing of Bill Coors | NBWA: America's Beer Distributors

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Press Releases| Oct 15, 2018

ALEXANDRIA, Va. – Today, National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) President & CEO Craig Purser issued the following statement on the passing of Bill Coors:

“Bill Coors was a great American who revolutionized the beer industry and recognized the importance of collaboration. He was an innovator and visionary whose support of America’s beer distributors and the system of alcohol regulation earned him generations of fans, including his competitors. On behalf of the beer distribution industry, we offer our prayers to the Coors family. Bill’s many contributions to the beer industry will live on for years to come. ”