Denizens Brewing Co. to Receive Spirit of Free Enterprise Award at Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Dinner

Date: 
October 21, 2015

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 21, 2015

Media Contact:  Michelle Guzman
301-738-0015 or mguzman@mcccmd.com

Denizens Brewing Co. to Receive Spirit of Free Enterprise Award
at Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Dinner

Rockville, MD – Denizens Brewing Co. will receive the Spirit of Free Enterprise award at the Montgomery County Chamber of Commerce (MCCC) Business Awards Dinner. Award sponsor EagleBank will present the award at the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center on November 19, 2015.

“EagleBank is proud to sponsor the Spirit of Free Enterprise award honoring Denizens Brewing Co. Their tremendous efforts in actively making our community a great place to live and work is a great source of pride for our chamber and our county,” said Derek Whitwer, Senior Vice President, Team Leader, Commercial Lending at EagleBank.

"We believe breweries and other producers are a critical part of the local economy which is why we worked to change these laws," said Julie Verratti, Co-Founder and Director of Business Development, Denizens Brewing Co. "These law changes put Montgomery County at the forefront of creating a craft economy."

Denizens Brewing Co. is leading the way for a vibrant marketplace in Montgomery County and Maryland. Their efforts to successfully launch a business have made a difference by

  • Advocating to change laws surrounding alcohol regulations for more expanded business models, making Montgomery County the most brewery friendly jurisdiction in the greater Washington region;
  • Inspiring a new category of business for the county; and
  • Attracting more people to Montgomery County when deciding where to live, work, and play.

“Denizens Brewing Co. is a prime example of a company that is changing the way we do business in Montgomery County and Maryland,” said Georgette ‘Gigi’ Godwin, MCCC President and CEO.

The MCCC Business Awards Dinner connects the most influential business and government leaders in the region for a celebration of innovation, achievement, and commitment to the community.

To register and for sponsorship opportunities, visit www.mcccmd.com/events/business-awards-dinner.

For press admission or inquiries, please contact Michelle Guzman at mguzman@mcccmd.com or 301-738-0015.

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