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The Cocktail Industry Has a Sexual Assault Problem

The Cocktail Industry Has a Sexual Assault Problem

In the final months of 2016, more than a dozen hospitality industry professionals went public on social media with stories of sexual assault and sexual harassment perpetrated by colleagues. First came the website. In first-person accounts, 15 women wrote that they had been assaulted by one LA-based consultant and mentor; the website was called The Reality of Sexual […]

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How One Brewing Company Tried to Gamble $50 Million of Investor Cash

How One Brewing Company Tried to Gamble $50 Million of Investor Cash

On Nov. 30, the Scotland-based brewery BrewDog tried to shake up America’s small brewing scene with a scheme called the ”Big Bet.” The plan was to give people who funded its crowdsourcing campaign a vicarious gambling experience. BrewDog cofounders James Watt and Martin Dickie opened an account on the website BankRoll, a website that allows people to invest in privately owned […]

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