The Premier Gathering of the New York State Craft Brewing Industry.
In 2012, Death Wish Coffee Co. started in a small coffee shop in Saratoga Springs, NY. Founder Mike Brown saw a need for coffee that was both strong and delicious to serve his groggy morning customers. After creating the perfect blend of beans and combining it with his unique roasting technique, the ‘World’s Strongest Coffee’ was born.
An Assistant Professor of Communication Studies at Randolph College, Jackson-Beckham has a storied history in the brewing community. She has been an avid homebrewer for over a decade and has researched and written about beer and its place in American culture. Dr. J (as she’s commonly referred) has delivered keynote addresses, presentations and guest lectures on the culture and inclusiveness of craft beer.
The Brooklyn based half-Filipino vocalist-instrumentalist has been on fire since 2016 when he released his first single “Diggy” His songs have been featured in national marketing campaigns (Target and Herbal Essences), video games (Madden 18 and Just Dance 18) and full-length movies (Happy Death Day and the Netflix original movie Step Sisters). Ludwig has toured with the Chainsmokers, Jason Derulo, Betty Who and Fonseca, and has performed at Bonnaroo and Pride festivals around the country.