Tim Gormley, a co-founder at Asheville's Burial Beer, says the collaborative spirit of independent craft breweries is special. That's why the brewery works to collaborate as much as it can.
U.S. Navy veteran Beth Bechtel fell in love with beer as she traveled. Now, she and her husband run Bear Island Brewing to offer local choice and flavor.
Tom Schaeffer is a Lutheran pastor as well as the founder of Black Cloister Brewing in Toledo, Ohio, and he says churches can learn a lot from brewpubs.
The team at Deluxe Brewing Co. in Albany, Oregon, has two passions: fast cars and slow beers.