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Press Releases| Mar 30, 2014
Highlight Effective Role of State-Based Alcohol Regulation ALEXANDRIA, VA – Throughout the month of April, the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) will be recognizing Alcohol Awareness Month , as designated by the U.S. Health and Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), to raise awareness about alcohol abuse. “Alcohol is a unique product that is not for everyone,” said NBWA President Craig Purser. “National Alcohol Awareness Month is an appropriate time to recognize that alcoholic beverages need to be effectively regulated to help combat...
Press Releases| Mar 26, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) and the Brewers Association (BA) are seeking nominations for the Eighth Annual Craft Beer Distributor of the Year Award . The award recognizes an American beer distributor who goes above and beyond in their efforts to actively market, sell and promote craft beer. The award will be presented jointly October 4, 2014, at the Great American Beer Festival® hosted by the BA in Denver, Colorado. America’s beer distributors and craft brewers are invited to nominate any distributor they believe is deserving of the award. Nominations...
Press Releases| Mar 17, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) – which represents the interests of America’s 3,300 licensed, independent beer distributors – applauds America’s craft brewers for their continued growth and entrepreneurial spirit, which adds energy and excitement to the American beer industry. According to 2013 data released today by the Brewers Association (BA), craft brewers experienced an 18 percent growth in volume and represent 7.8 percent of the U.S. beer market volume, which is up from 6.5 percent just a year earlier. According to the BA, small and independent American...
Press Releases| Feb 19, 2014
ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) Senior Director of State and Industry Affairs David Christman was honored today as a “Young & Aspiring Association Professional” at the TRENDS 2014 Salute to Association Excellence in Washington, D.C. Association TRENDS is the national newspaper for association executives and suppliers, spotlighting the latest news, information and trends in association management for the professional staff of international, national, state, regional and local voluntary organizations. The TRENDS Young & Aspiring Association Professionals...
Press Releases| Dec 3, 2013
ALEXANDRIA, VA – On Thursday, America’s beer distributors will celebrate the 80th anniversary of the ratification of the 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution, which repealed Prohibition and established today’s effective system of state-based alcohol regulation. An NBWA video playing in New York City’s Times Square highlights this historic anniversary. On December 5, 1933, Prohibition ended in the United States when 36 states (a three-fourths majority of the then 48 states) ratified the 21st Amendment to the United States Constitution. The 21st Amendment repealed the 18th Amendment...
Press Releases| Oct 20, 2013
Veteran Association Executive to Lead Lobbying Efforts on Behalf of America’s Beer Distributors ALEXANDRIA, VA – National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) President & CEO Craig Purser is pleased to announce that veteran government affairs professional Laurie L. Knight will join NBWA as the Executive Vice President, Government Affairs. In that position, she will lead the association's lobbying team, direct the association's federal advocacy efforts and play a key role in advancing the association's member-focused agenda on behalf of America’s 3,300 independent beer distributors. Knight...
Press Releases| Oct 11, 2013
Central States Beverage Company and Mussetter Distributing Also Recognized for Exceptional Efforts to Market, Promote and Sell Craft Beer DENVER, CO – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) and the Brewers Association (BA) are pleased to announce that DeCrescente Distributing Company of Mechanicville, New York, has been selected as the 2013 Craft Beer Distributor of the Year . The award, now in its seventh year, recognizes the beer distributor who does the most to market, promote and sell craft beer. NBWA and BA presented the award jointly today at the Great American Beer Festival...
Press Releases| Oct 1, 2013
Texas Beer Distributor Greg LaMantia to Lead Association Efforts on Behalf of America’s 3,300 Licensed, Independent Beer Distributors ALEXANDRIA, VA – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) is proud to announce the Board of Directors officers for the 2013-2014 term. Greg LaMantia, member/manager of L & F Distributors, LLC in Texas and New Mexico, takes the helm as chairman of the Board. He assumed the position and its responsibilities during NBWA’s 76 th Annual Convention and Trade Show held September 29 – October 2 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Other officers of NBWA’s Board of...
Press Releases| Sep 30, 2013
Day Two Features Discussions with Industry Partners LAS VEGAS, NV – Today, Greg LaMantia , member/manager of L & F Distributors, LLC in Texas and New Mexico, assumed the position of 2013-2014 chairman of the Board of Directors for the National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) at the association’s 76th Annual Convention and Trade Show at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. As chair, LaMantia will help guide the association as it advocates for licensed, independent beer distributors and educates elected officials, regulators, media and the public about the value of beer distributors and...
Press Releases| Sep 29, 2013
Awards Presented to Stand-Out Members of the Distribution Industry at NBWA’s 76 th Annual Convention and Trade Show LAS VEGAS, NV – The National Beer Wholesalers Association (NBWA) honored several talented industry leaders today during NBWA’S 76 th Annual Convention and Trade Show held September 29 – October 2 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. The NBWA Life Service Award is presented to beer distributors who have dedicated a lifetime of service to the industry, community and fellow distributors. The first NBWA Life Service Award was presented to Joseph “Joe” DeMarco, chairman of the...

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