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Chicago Style: How Three Women Are Pushing The Cocktail Conversation Forward

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There are plenty of cocktail conferences and organizations in the world that focus on drinks and what makes them so delicious, but three Chicago based women in hospitality, Shelby Allison (Lost Lake), Sharon Bronstein (Fords Gin), and Caitlin Laman (Beverage Consultant), felt the urgency to push the conversation forward. Hear the story behind why they founded Chicago Style, a non-profit organization dedicated to promoting inclusion, equity and sustainability in the hospitality community. Every year they host and organize a forward-thinking cocktail conference of the same name, which most recently took place May 6-9, 2019, with seminars, panels and parties throughout the city. Learn more to get involved and follow them @DrinkChicagoStyle on Instagram.

Editing and Music by Nat Weiner
Photo credit: Jaclyn Rivas