- Chris Brown is a co-founder and production manager of Holy City Brewing in Charleston, SC. Four guys from different backgrounds decided to open a brewery in 2011 when Charleston was on the cusp of a serious craft beer culture. Since opening, Holy City has become a local favorite in a very short time.
Worst Business Moment:
- The early years of business can be tough and the first year and a half for holy city were especially rough. Entering into bad finance agreements on equipment to working through the growing/learning pains of business partners with different points of view and opinions were all situations that Holy City had to navigate through in those early years……..
Most Rewarding Moment:
- One of the most rewarding things for Chris is having a group of employees who love working at the brewery. Having those employees be behind what you are doing as a company and love being at work is the most satisfying things for Chris.
Best Advice Ever Received:
- SLOW DOWN……..take it easy, step back and take the emotion out of decisions – just slow things down a bit.