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Cocktails & Educators

Is it okay for classroom teachers to drink alcohol? Should they be reprimanded, if they post images of themselves drinking alcohol online? Tune in tonight to hear from the former Area Superintendent of Atlanta Public Schools, @drtonyburks have to say about this topic at www.SSNATL.com or watch LIVE on Facebook by visiting the Sensation Station […]

Tonight In Atlanta, GA…

We would like to invite you to be a guest for our Cocktail Chronicles, After Dark Edition in Chicago, IL on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 6:30p to 9:30p.  Our topic will be “Cocktails & Stereotypes: Does My Sip Spike Your Perception of Me? #RealityOrNah.” ABSTRACT:  We will lead a fun, healthy, and mature dialogue on how society judges you […]

July 18

Cocktails & Cigars Tonight In Atlanta…

We would like to invite you to be a panelist for our Cocktail Chronicles, After Dark Edition in Chicago, IL on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 from 6:30p to 9:30p.  Our topic will be “Cocktails & Stereotypes: Does My Sip Spike Your Perception of Me? #RealityOrNah.” ABSTRACT:  We will lead a fun, healthy, and mature dialogue on how society judges you based […]

June 14

Beverage Experts Share Their Biggest Career Lessons…

Get immersed in your field, support your peers and never burn a bridge, these professionals say Written by David Flaherty David Flaherty has more than 20 years experience in the hospitality industry and is the marketing director for the Washington State Wine Commission. This article does not necessarily reflect the opinions of the editors or […]

May 15

Why Do Blacks Buy Ciroc or Tanqueray?

Written by Je’ Wesley Day, CEO and Founder of Cocktail Chronicles Will you support a black owned liquor product? Or will continue to give your money to Ciroc or Tanqueray, which belongs to a white organization (Diageo) that does not hire or support black initiatives according to our (Cocktail Chronicles) studies and investigations. Did you […]

May 01

A Refreshing Southern Fireside Chat with Tony Riffel

WRITTEN BY ANGELA KING Share this: Who needs a Unicorn Frappuccino when you have a strong, timeless vision? As the CEO and co-founder of one of the hottest coffee shops in town, we’re talking to the man himself, Tony Riffel. Hosted at Prototype Prime on May 8th at Refresh South, the Octane Coffee co-founder will speak for […]

April 27

New Heineken Film Cleverly Opens Minds With Social Experiment…

Written by Will Burns CONTRIBUTOR I write about the importance of creativity in modern branding. Opinions expressed by Forbes Contributors are their own. I recently wrote about the dangers of what I call the “Bandwagon Mirage,” where brands take a clear position on a polarizing issue to the detriment of sales (“Starbucks, Target And Now Pepsi […]

April 26

Drinking Patterns and Problems Among African-Americans…

Written by Rhonda Jones-Webb, Dr.P.H. The findings of recent research on drinking patterns and problems among African-Americans can be summarized as follows: (1) African-Americans report higher abstention rates than do whites; (2) African-Americans and whites report similar levels of frequent heavy drinking; (3) rates of heavy drinking have not declined at the same rate among […]

April 25

Jay Z’s New Champagne Is So Expensive Americans Would Have To Work 33 Hours To Buy a Bottle…

Written by Zamira Rahim Jay Z produces some pretty expensive champagne. Armand de Brignac, the champagne brand owned by the Grammy winner, unveiled a new bottle this week, Blanc de Noirs Assemblage Two, Bloomberg reports. It’s also known more simply as A2. The champagne will hit the market with a price tag of $850, meaning Americans […]

April 25

Georgia Passes Direct Sales So Let’s Build Another Brewery…

Written by: Owners of Wild Heaven Craft Beers When we started Wild Heaven Beer back in 2010, we did so knowing that Georgia wasn’t the friendliest state when it came to our local beer laws. But it’s home, and so it’s Wild Heaven’s home, too for better or for worse. Now, nearly seven years later, our […]