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Celeste Beatty

Harlem Brewing Company
In 2001 Celeste Beatty, a North Carolina native and graduate of Shaw University, launched Harlem Brewing Company. That year Harlem Brewing Company became the first commercial scale craft beer company owned by an African American woman distributing its products globally to retailers including Walmart, Whole Foods and Fresh Direct. Celeste is a 2-time Harlem Business Alliance Entrepnreuner of the Year recipient and has been featured in Forbes, NY Times, Ebony, Draft Magazine and MSNBC with Tamron Hall. On September 24, 2016 Harlem Brew was the featured beer for the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture ribbon cutting ceremony with President Obama. Celeste is passionate about brewing it forward, supporting countless charitable causes through beer service and offering free brewing classes. In the Spring time you can find her trai

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