Join us at our next B.I.N.G. meeting

B.I.N.G. is a networking organization dedicated to supporting the beverage industry, primarily the craft beer industry in Oregon. We are passionate professionals that each bring our own expertise to help provide clients a complete, full service solution to handle the business side of running a beverage business.

November 20 – How to develop a successful PR and marketing strategy, plug in and get noticed 

B.I.N.G. co-founder, Heather Sorensen, founder and president of Plugged In offers an inside look into her strategy for developing highly effective marketing communication plans, including how to harness media attention and navigate challenging times. 

Hear from George Johnson from Assembly Brewing and Blake Crosby from Crosby Hop Farm as they share their own company stories, offering unique perspectives from within the craft beer industry.

Leave with an action plan on how to refine your company story in order to stand out in a crowded market, including the top five tips on owning your brand message and what to do if crisis strikes. 

Presented by BING, Plugged In PR and The Caputo group.

Cost: $10

RSVP: Stay tuned for the Eventbrite link.

Where: 2944 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97202

Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/FtorvFPJ5CJ8VM7y5

2019 Events 

  • November 20 – HUB located at at 2944 SE Powell Blvd, Portland, OR 97202 – Fall workshop: How to develop a successful PR and marketing strategy, plug in and get noticed
  • October 16 – Perkins & Co., 1211 SW Fifth Ave, Portland, OR 97204
  • September 6 (members only, RSVP required) – Crosby Harvest Festival
  • August 21 – Assembly Brewing
  • August 16 – B.I.N.G. member Hood River outing
  • July – Meet us at Rock Bottom/the Oregon Brewers dinner on the waterfront
  • June 19 – Great Notion NW with a presentation from Tony Roberts, co-executive director of the Oregon Brewers Guild
  • May 22  – Spring workshop at Cascade Brewing (formerly Raccoon Lodge)
  • May 15 – Brewshed Alliance Brewfest at McMenamins Kennedy School – Tickets
  • April 17 – Von Ebert’s Glendoveer location on NE Glisan
  • March 20 – Vagabond Brewing, SE Portland
  • February 20 – Gigantic Brewing Company – “Addressing Harassment in the Workplace” presented by the Caputo Group
  • January 16 – Little Beast Brewing

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2018 Events 

  • January – Second Profession Brewing
  • February – Royale Brewing -> Canceled due to snow.
  • March – Cider Riot!
  • April 18 – Level Beer
  • April 20 – Wolves & People visit
  • May 16 – Brewshed Alliance Brewfest
  • May 23 – Royale Brewing
  • June 20 – Widmer Brothers Brewing for 100 year celebration of F.H. Steinbart
  • July 25 – Meet us at the Oregon Brewers Guild dinner
  • August 15 – Montavilla Brew Works
  • September – Crosby Hop Festival; The 7th annual event is a great night of beer, hops, food, music and farm tours. Please inquire for the BING members/brewers only RSVP link.
  • October 17 – Ruse Brewing
  • November – Freeland Spirits
  • December – Widmer Brothers Brewing

 2017 Events 

  • December – Widmer Brothers Brewing
  • November – Sasquatch Brewery – Northwest location
  • October – Grixsen Brewing Co.
  • September – Crosby Hop Festival
  • August – Ross Island Brewing
  • July – Portland Cider
  • June – Baerlic Brewing Co.
  • May – McMenamins Kennedy School – The Oregon Brewshed® Brewfest
  • April – Culmination Brewing
  • March – Labrewatory
  • February – Wayfinder Beer
  • January – Cider Riot

2016 Events 

  • December – Holiday Happy Hour at Widmer Brewpub
  • Nov. 16 – Great Notion Brewing
  • Oct. 19 – Vertigo Brewing (with Big Bottom Distilling) in Hillsboro
  • Sept. 9 – Hop Festival at Crosby Hop Farm (a member only event)
  • August 17 – Stickmen Brewing Co. in Lake Oswego
  • July 26 – Meet us at the Brewers Guild dinner for the 29th Annual Oregon Brewers Festival
  • June – 54-40 Brewing Co. in Washougal, WA
  • May – Coin Toss Brewing
  • April – Vanguard Brewing Co.
  • March – Hopworks Urban Brewery
  • February – The Commons Brewery
  • January – Zoiglhaus Brewing Company

2015 Events 

  • December – BaseCamp Brewing
  • November – Imperial Yeast
  • October – Culmination Brewing
  • September – B.I.N.G. – Crosby Hop Fest
  • August – Racoon Lodge & Brew pub monthly meeting
  • July – Oregon Craft Beer Month and Oregon Brewers Festival meet up
  • June – StormBreaker Brewing Co.
  • May – Hi-Wheel Wine & Mead Co.
  • April – Kells Brewery NW – post Craft Brewers Conference wrap up and networking
  • March – Breakside Brewing
  • February – Ecliptic Brewing with a presentation by John Harris
  • January – Bridgeport Brewing Co., Oregon’s oldest brewery – special presentation by brewmaster, Jeff Edgerton and B.I.N.G. overview presented by the founding members