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Beverage Management Program Guide: Welcome

What is Beverage Industry Operations & Retail Management?

The Johnson & Wales University's Beverage Industry Operations & Retail Management program prepares graduates to work in the multi-hundred billion dollar beverage industry.  A strong business background in marketing, sales, management and finance sets the foundation for success in this fast-growing specialized field.

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Industry Overview

There are over 792 beverage companies in the state of Colorado alone.  The industry employed 1.84 million workers in 2010.  Denver is a major distribution, importing, and manufacturing hub for the western region of the U.S.

Beverage Industry Outlook Survey

Sandra Weber-Dugan

Sandra Weber-Dugan

Associate Professor

Faculty Program Lead Beverage Management

Potential Career Paths

Sources: The Bureau of Labor Statistics' Occupational Outlook Handbook & Education Portal