Ever consider doing one or more of the following:
Learning a new language?
Moving to another country
Starting a new profession in a whole new industry?
Following your life’s passion?
I will be doing
ALL of these in 3 months! But first, some background.
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Tagged Bordeaux, follow your dreams, INSEEC Wine & Spirits Institute, Marketing, Marketing Lush, Megan Vogel, the marketing lush, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty, Travel, Travel, Wine, wine marketing |
Love craft beer? Stick it to life by selling those crummy lemons it gave you, and buying something you REALLY want… delicious craft beer.
Wear this shirt and remind your friends that when they are having a bad day, the answer is probably craft beer.
The Marketing Lush’s one year anniversary with this fun, custom-designed tee.
Special thank you to our fans that helped select the winning design for our anniversary shirt. Cheers!
Who would have thought that craft beer could have so much impact on the marketing industry? Consider these facts:
Craft beer now comprises
17.2% of the beer market in the U.S. (as of 2013). Barrels shipped in 2013 totaled
16.1 billion, having doubled since 2007. [ Marketing budgets for craft brewing are around
3.6% of revenue (7% for big beer companies), and marketing spending is increasing.
The story of craft beer has been Cinderella-like…
Except, you know… with beer.
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Tagged adult beverages, alcohol marketing, attitude, be different, Beer, beer marketing, cinderella story, craft beer, craft beer stats, Marketing, marketing industry, pick on the big guys |
To celebrate our
one year anniversary in March, The Marketing Lush is going to be unveiling a spiffy t-shirt to our fans.
But first we… uh… need someone to design it!
We’ve created a design contest on 99Designs.com:
View the Contest Here
Anyone can enter, but only one will win.
Tell your friends, family, coworkers, neighbors, little old ladies, toddlers, or anyone that would be up for the challenge of designing our
FIRST EVER t-shirt for The Marketing Lush.
One wine-lover’s experience with her pursuit of knowledge.
By Michelle Marcus
After attending so many wine tastings and events around the St. Louis area over the last six years, wine has become a hobby and newfound passion. I learned how to swirl, sniff, and sip from the
, also known as Angela Ortmann. STLwinegirl
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Tagged attire for exam, blind tasting, certified sommelier exam, CMS, Court of Master Sommeliers, introductory sommelier class, learning about wine, MASOW, Michelle Marcus, Mid-American School of Wine, opening bottles, presomm, SLSOW, St. Louis, St. Louis School of Wine, STLcheesegirl, STLwinegirl, the marketing lush, wine classes, wine exam, wine exam prep, wine instruction, wine knowledge, wine regions, wine service, wine tasting |
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I’ve often been told that making wine is just farming and chemistry. As we creep up on Halloween, let’s explore the more terrifying aspects of wine creation…
from a mad scientist’s perspective!
The title of this article is “5 Things I Learned About Wine”, but should include the addendum “which have made me a little bit wine snobby”. You see, I hide it well.