Spotted Cow, Snowshoe Ale, and Fat Squirrel, You may know the the New Glarus brewing Company by their iconic names and down home labels. Founded in 1993, the brewery has led the craft beer charge, brewing some of the finest beer in the state. Deb Carey, founder of the brewery was just honored as the 2011 small business person of the year. Deb, along with her husband and master brewer Dan, run the brewery in the small town of New Glarus, just a few miles south of Madison, WI.
From the Wisconsin State Journal Q&A article:
“Drama du jour,” that’s what we call it. It’s a lifestyle. The thing that keeps me going? I really believe in my heart that I’m a game changer, and I’m making a difference. My employees have decent cars and decent houses and look forward to retirement. That’s important.
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