Eli Gershkovitch is one of the most celebrated and successful craft brewers in Canada. His passion in craft brewers began in 1987 when he did a law degree at the University of Toronto and got the idea for a craft brewery when he traveled throughout Europe and tasting the Belgian beer for the first time, he visited a couple of breweries, tasting different flavors. This is what gave him an idea of a craft brewery and then on Eli Gershkovitch saw the possibility and opportunity to create something huge from the distinctive flavors of beverages. He was also motivated by the fact of manufacturing a product and directly selling it to customers. Read more about Eli Gershkovitch at Ottawa Citizen.
Eli Gershkovitch at his motherland, he embarked on researching on the craft brewery business. Eight years later he found an ideal place where he decided to start up his steam works brewpub which could hold a maximum capacity of 184 people. His brewpub was distinct from other breweries in Canada because it used a steam-powered system to produce beer, Eli Gershkovitch was contented with this since the resultant beer produced a unique yet delicious flavor. His pub continued to grow, and this saw an increase of the seating capacity to 570 seats since his steam works had succeeded in attracting numerous customers. Read this article at westender.com.
Eli Gershkovitch began sponsoring events in his home area as a way of boosting local awareness of his business. He partnered up with his Australian cousin and has taken steam works craft beer back to Europe where the idea was initiated. Seven years later steam works had established a great brewing facility that’s how he formed the Beer Crafty, the most celebrated craft brewers in Canada.
Eli Gershkovitcch is fondly praised in the industry because he believes in that combination of culture, craftsmanship and creativity are the only means of success in any entrepreneurship. His craft beer has become the local beer that significantly sells globally this has seen him establishing a full-scale brewery and taproom in Burnaby becoming one of the Western Canada’s most prominent craft breweries, and the beer is being exported globally. Eli Gershkovitch has established an excellent platform for the business and thus an outstanding mentor for young entrepreneurs worldwide.