Corey Wood, Co-founder and CEO of Elixir Kombucha

Wednesday, April 19, 2023, 9:30 – 11:30 PM UTC

Our April Fireside Chat features Corey Wood, co-founder and CEO of Elixir Kombucha. Corey has an amazing founder story that you do not want to miss hearing! We look forward to seeing you at TEN20 Craft Brewery on Wednesday, April 19th. Doors open at 5:30 PM for networking & drinks. The Fireside Chat begins at 6 PM. Tickets are FREE, compliments of our sponsors.

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About this event

Our April Fireside Chat features Corey Wood, Founder and CEO of Elixir Kombucha. Corey has an amazing founder story that you do not want to miss hearing!

Join us for an evening of networking with Louisville startup founders, entrepreneurs, and community supporters. Startup Grind is a locally-organized global community of events that share entrepreneurs' stories while building meaningful connections with other founders.

Grab your ticket and head to TEN20 Craft Brewery Butchertown on April 19th to hear Corey share his story.

Meet Corey

Corey Wood, co-founder, and CEO of Elixir Kombucha, is a Louisville, Kentucky native with a background as an ICU nurse. Together with his wife, Danielle - who also has a background in healthcare - they began homebrewing kombucha in 2013 to help solve a pain point for Corey's cousin's gut health issues. Through good fortune, a business opportunity presented itself and they launched Elixir in 2016. Now, Elixir is the best-selling local-based kombucha in Whole Foods Midwest and has attracted the attention of two national distributors.

They are expanding their production and team in 2023 and are currently crowdfunding through Wefunder. Along with running Elixir, Corey also serves on the Board of Directors for Kombucha Brewers International, a trade association tasked with the protection and promotion of commercial kombucha brewers around the world.

Check out what happened


  • Corey Wood

    Elixir Kombucha

    Co-founder and CEO


  • Adam Robinson





Wednesday, April 19, 2023
9:30 PM – 11:30 PM UTC

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9:30 PMNetworking and Drinks
10:00 PMFireside Chat
11:00 PMNetworking


  • Adam Robinson


  • Lisa Bajorinas

    Lisa Bajorinas LLC

    Entrepreneur Advisor

  • Keionna Baker

    Team Member

  • Chase Barmore


    Team Member

  • Kevin Gibson

    Team Member