Issue No. 1 (2013)


Welcome to Your Community

By Rob Stephen, Senior Trader, InterAmerican Coffee When people get to know me, it usually comes up that I’ve been … »


The Online Coffee Community

By Brian Jones, Founder/Editor, Dear Coffee, I Love You offee is loved by many both for the intimate atmosphere it … »


Coffee People Who Need People

Navigating Relationships Within the World of Specialty Coffee Retail By Erin Meister, Customer Support, Counter Culture Coffee Of course we’re … »


Get it Together

By Christopher Schooley, Coffee Roaster, Coffee Shrub/Sweet Maria’s I remember very clearly what it felt like to walk into my … »


How Symposium Fosters Leadership

By Peter Giuliano, Director of Symposium, Specialty Coffee Association of America When the occasion warranted, the ancient Greeks—the ones who … »


World Coffee Research at Work

By Emma Sage, Coffee Science Manager, Specialty Coffee Association of America Update on the South Sudan C. arabica Conservation Project  … »


The Power of a Trade Association

By Ric Rhinehart, Executive Director, Specialty Coffee Association of America Trade associations have a long and storied history in the … »