Mr. Brian Rosen
General Partner, Growth Beverage, InvestBev Family of Funds
Brian Rosen is globally regarded as a leading authority in the adult beverage finance equity, finance debt, sales and marketing categories. He ran the largest independent beverage retailer in America for nearly a decade - Sam’s Wine and Spirits of Chicago.
Rosen is CEO of Growth Beverage. Growth Beverage is a holding company for InvestBev, BevStrat, Algoma Capital, and Sprout Beverage.
Rosen had been named:
Retailer of the Year 3X
Forbes Best of the Web 2x
14 under 40 DePaul University Wine Innovator of the
Beverage Magazine Fund Manager of the year 2021
Adult Beverage Trend Magazine has called Brian the !Brand Whisperer”
Rosen was CEO of his own 100M-retail liquor enterprise, partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers in Adult Beverage covering North America, Canada and Mexico.
Rosen is currently CEO at Growth Beverage. Growth Beverage and related companies secured roughly $200M under management with an AUM of nearly $500M.
Brian has been featured for Forbes, Wine Enthusiast Magazine, Beverage Dynamics, Wine and Spirits Daily, Beer Business Daily, Wines and Vines, Santa Rosa Democrat, Chicago Tribune, Modern Luxury Magazines, Newsweek, Wine Spectator, Market Watch, CNN, CBS, ABC, NBC, FOX, Food Network, Cooking Channel, Esquire Television, Travel Channel, and TNT.
Rosen has an Executive Leadership degree from the University of Chicago, Booth School of Business MBA program and a degree in marketing and finance from DePaul University.
Rosen is a member of YPO Gold At Large and Tiger 21.