In this Q&A, we chat with John King, creator and founder of Drunkwood. John talks about how he got into woodworking, if he's always been creative, being a teacher, how he comes up with designs, working with bourbon barrels, his love of craft beer, being part of the Kentucky Guild of Brewers, how folks kind find his work and more.
We chat with UNspilt creator Leah Jean Shafer on crating the unspillable drink holder. She talks about her love of the great outdoors, enjoying craft beer, creating UNspilt, how it differs from other products, making it in her garage and more.
This week’s spotlight is on True Cubes co-founder Doug Allan. While earning his MBA, Doug co-founded a successful wine packaging company with two classmates. Stacked Wines, a patented single-serve wine package, was a revolutionary package that gained national distribution and press. Doug has also workedwith wine brands such as Chateau Montelena Winery, Seghesio Family Vineyard, Kendall-Jackson, La Crema and many others. Bringing innovations to life–from ideation to market success–is Doug’s knack.
This week’s spotlight is on Puffin Drinkwear, which wants to turn your drink into your buddy (a fashionable buddy). Puffin creates unique drink wear (koozies) by featuring fun designs and styles. We chat with Rick Lee, Director of Digital for Puffin Drinkwear, to see how it all came to be.