2013 Fall Tradeshow
September 23, 2013
Suburban Collection Showplace
46100 Grand River
Novi, Michigan 48734
State wide beer and wine portfolio, thousands of products, special pricing, new products, brewery and winery personelle, and much more!
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WORKSHOPS AND BUSSING AVAILABLE!
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(Workshops are subject to change.)
3 PM ORGANICS: THEIR PLACE IN THE GROWING MARKET
Led by: Matt Cain of Yellow+Blue and Chef Eric Patterson of Cook’s House
of Traverse City
Learn about organic classifications, their growth in popularity, and why they make sense for your on or off premise location.
4 PM WINE G(R)EEK
Led by: Ted Diamantis, President Diamond Importers Inc.
Learn the varietals indigenous to Greece, and how the natural terrior of mountain vineyards and maritime climate impact the flavors of this lesser known wine source.
5 PM BEER IS FROM VENUS, WINE IS FROM MARS. (OR IS IT?)
Led by: Certified Cicerone Mike Bardallis and Master Sommellier Madeline Triffon
It’s He Said, She Said, THE SEQUEL. Which pairs best, beer or wine? Who decided on the best pairing, men or women? Your vote counts!
6 PM RAISING THE BAR: BEVERAGE TRAINING FOR PROFESSIONALS
Led by: Anne Drummond
Learn about Imperial’s Training Program, and sign up for yourself! This program is free to participate, and managers can make assignments and view their students’ progress.
Busses are available from varied parts of the state, and are complimentary. However, seating is limited and reservations go quickly. RSVPs are required.
Reserve your seat on the bus by emailing your name, account name, and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Harding’s Friendly Market
6330 S. Westnedge Ave Kalamazoo, MI 49002
ARRIVES 2pm at SHOW
DEPARTS SHOW 6:00pm
Grand Traverse Resort
100 Grand Traverse Rst Bvd
Acme, MI 49610
DEPARTS AT 12:00pm
Meijer 2980 Wilder Rd.
Bay City, MI 48706
ARRIVES 1:45pm at SHOW
DEPARTS SHOW 6:00PM
MDOT Park and Ride
E. Belt Line (44) and I-96
3298 Michigan Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49525
ARRIVES 2pm at SHOW
DEPARTS SHOW 7:00pm
Okemos Ext 110, (Cracker Barrel)
2285 Woodlake Drive
Okemos, MI 48864
ARRIVES 2:30pm at SHOW
DEPARTS SHOW 8:00PM