Lenny Kolada (Smokehouse Brewing Company)

Jun 22, 2015, 10:00 PM – Jun 23, 2015, 1:00 AM

Smokehouse Brewing Co. (Barleys), 1130 Dublin Road, Columbus, 43215

Lenny Kolada is a pioneer of craft brewing in Columbus. He started two brewpubs Central Ohio, and has been operating in the industry for more than 23 years. In a previous life, Lenny was an architect -- and he would have happily been a brewpub customer instead of owner if someone else had opened one locally first.

In-person event

About this event

The brewery scene in Columbus is exploding, so we are teaming up with Drink Up Columbus to do a special Startup Grind event around the business of brewing beer. We will set up shop at Smokehouse Brewing Co. and we'll have a chat with Lenny Kolada, owner of Smokehouse Brewing about the business of starting & running a craft brewery. Included in the ticket price is a terrific food spread and your first pint of beer. Of course, you can purchase more pints.

Check out what happened


  • Lenny Kolada

    Smokehouse Brewing Company



June 22 – 23, 2015
10:00 PM – 1:00 AM UTC


Networking and Food
Fireside Chat


  • Ryan Frederick

    Transform Labs

    Columbus Director

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