Eli Gershkovitch and Canadian Craft Beer
Craft beer in 2015 was responsible for about 10% of the beer in the Canadian market. The microbrewery industry in Canada only had 88 operations in the beginning of the 21st century. By 2015, this had expanded to over 500 such operations in Canada. The operations in the microbrewery industry are steady since with the closure of one operation leads to the beginning of another in its place. Read more at Westender about Eli Gershkovitch.
Eli Gershkovitch, operates in the microbrewery industry in Canada. He is the chief executive of Steamworks Group. He is respected for having been the man who familiarized craft beer to Canadian folk. Eli Gershkovitch started making original brews around 1995 when the brew was the least considered among those who imbibe. He would brew from the Gastown neighborhood and attract some customers though not to his satisfaction.
This Gastown brew, which Eli Gershkovitch started in 1995, was the first in Canada to be steam powered. In Canada Steam brewing was a rarity due to it unfamiliarity with the brewers as well as legal challenges that came with starting a business in Canada at the time. Owing to his schooling as a lawyer, Eli Gershkovitch was able to sail these stormy waters and patent his product. Read more on affiliatedork.com.
Expansion and Other Pursuits
When Eli is not working on his business expansion plans, he is engaged in local affairs. He sponsors local events which has lead to the resurgence of a social environment and community. Eli Gershkovitch is also keen on uniting the community through the various activities that he sponsors in the area. His love for the neighborhood is instrumental to his determination to see it succeed.
In all his pursuits in life, whether social or professional or even academic, Eli Gershkovitch operates by the belief that one has to expand to catch up with demand otherwise demand comes down to one’s level. This philosophy has helped establisher him among Canada’s innovative and successful brewers. His degree in law and the knowledge of how to use it to access opportunities has helped him open the door for his success in the industry to some extent.