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Rabbit Hole Distillery founder Kaveh Zamanian featured at Feb. 5 Venture Connectors meeting

The Feb. 5 Venture Connectors meeting will feature Rabbit Hole Distillery founder and CEO Kaveh Zamanian, who will discuss his company’s recent exit. French spirits brand Pernod Ricard purchased a majority share of the Louisville-based distiller in June 2019. Zamanian will share why he believes the investment both recognizes his creative vision and supports the potential for product innovation. Kaveh...

Venture Connectors Oct. 2 lunch to feature update on West Sixth Brewing’s expansion in Louisville

The Venture Connectors luncheon on Oct. 2 will feature Ben Self, co-founder of Lexington-based West Sixth Brewing, who will share the story behind its $2 million expansion in Louisville. West Sixth is turning a 120-year-old carriage house in NuLu into a 9,000-square-foot brewery, barrel-aging warehouse and taproom. The new location at 821 E. Market St. is slated to open in early 2020. West Sixth Brewing...