Stories & Beer: Numi Tea and Fair Trade USA

Thanks to everyone who dropped by in person and online. An archive of tonight’s conversation is on the youtube video below:

stories-beer-300-July2013Please join us in person or online for our latest “Stories & Beer Fireside Chat” next Wednesday the 24th at 6:30 Pacific time when I’ll be chatting with Brian Durkee, Numi Tea‘s VP of Operations alongside Nora Pittenger, of Fair Trade USA.

As always, this chat will be about an hour long and begin with a brief interview.  We’ll then open it up to audience members who want to talk about the meaning of “fair trade”.

If you are in the Bay Area, please register here to attend in person.  If not, just bookmark this page and we’ll have a live streaming video of the whole event ready for you to be virtually present.

In the meantime, if you’d like to get the conversation rolling early, please leave comments or questions and I’ll make an effort to incorporate them into my interview and the ensuing discussion.

IF YOU CAN’T MAKE IT, DON’T WORRY!  We’ll be broadcasting the chat live on our Google Plus channel.  Just bookmark this post and we’ll have a you-tube style interface you can click on when the chat begins, or to watch later.

Nick Aster is a new media architect and the founder of has grown to become one of the web's leading sources of news and ideas on how business can be used to make the world a better place.

Prior to TriplePundit Nick worked for Mother Jones magazine, successfully re-launching the magazine's online presence. He worked for, managing the technical side of the publication for 3 years and has also been an active consultant for individuals and companies entering the world of micro-publishing. He earned his stripes working for Gawker Media and Moreover Technologies in the early days of blogging.

Nick holds an MBA in sustainable management from the Presidio School of Management and graduated with a BA in History from Washington University in St. Louis.

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