Alumni & Friends
This group exists to promote professional growth, enhance business relationships, and to provide education and community awareness in order to help our alumni become influential leaders in the community.
This group meets quarterly on the second Thursday of January, April, July and October.
Virtual Networking Meetup | Oct. 8 | 5:30 p.m. | Register
April 9th | Featured Speaker: Karen Hertz, Founder of Holidaily Brewing Co.
Karen is the Chief Brewista and Founder of Holidaily Brewing Co. in Golden, Colorado andin 2016 turned her passion project into a thriving business venture. She spent most of her career in distribution with MillerCoors before raising $3 million in capital to open her own brewery. She has over 15 years of professional experience in the beer industry, including human resources, sales, supply chain, distribution and marketing. Whether you are a beer lover, an entrepreneur or a professional looking to gain some new skills or advice, you are sure to learn something new from Karen.
Karen has a BS in Psychology from the University of Colorado at Boulder and MBA with an emphasis in Entrepreneurial Studies from UC-Denver (we won't hold that against her!).
Holidaily is one of only a few dedicated gluten-free breweries in the country -- and the only one in Colorado! -- and recently won a gold medal at the Great American Beer Festival for its Boombastic Hazy IPA.