Canadian Beer

Canada’s Craft Beer Pioneer, Eli Gershkovitz

Canadian Beer
Canada's craft beer revenue growth is in the double digits. Leading the way in Canada's renewed craft beer interest is none other than Eli Gershkovitz. Graduating in 1987 from the University of Toronto with a law degree, Eli Gershkovitz picked up his determination to produce craft beer while touring France, where he tasted a Belgian. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1A4dfl1VJE Working as an attorney Eli Gershkovitz accumulated experience in the craft beer business representing clients in legal affairs. This experience would prove to be invaluable when opening his first pub, where he ran into licensing troubles.   Eli Gershkovitz opened Steamworks Brew Pub in 1995 with 184 seats (http://releasefact.com/2017/08/eli-gershkovitch/). The pub now has expanded to a 754 seat count...