Author Archives: melissarogner

Greg Shares Tips on Growing Brands through Strategic Partnerships

coffee and community

Columbus CEO magazine recently asked Greg to share his thoughts on how to leverage strategic partnerships to grow a brand. “Since I started my coffee-roasting business in a tiny one-room office back in 1991, I’ve found partnerships to be one … Read More

2013 in the Rear View Mirror

Crimson Cup Master Roaster Dave Rochus

A look back at 2013 through highlight videos are always fun! We enjoyed pulling this together to remind us of all of the awesome things we had the opportunity to do and share this year… 8 Featured Drink Promotions, some … Read More

Perking Up Tedx Columbus

Whew… what a great TEDx Columbus event on Friday! Crimson Cup provided a portable brew-bar station equipped with V60′s, Chemex and a Coffee Siphon to hand-brew Ethiopian Sidamo Kellenso for all of the event guests at Tedx Columbus. It was a … Read More

Coffee Services from Around the World

Ethiopian Coffee Service Crafted by: Brandon Bir Another week has gone by, and another training session is completed for all of the cuppers here at Crimson Cup.  This week we covered different coffee services from around the world.  I wanted … Read More

Trip to Brazil: Day 3

Our third day started on a high note, visiting a coop that produced more coffee than the country of Papua New Guinea. Yes, you heard right, more coffee out of this one campus than the entire country of Papua New … Read More

Trip to Brazil: Day 2

Crafted by: Brandon Bir Our second day started with a couple hours of car travel to get to our next destination, Coocacer Carmo do Paranaiba (coffee coop in the Cerrado growing region). This coop serves over 500 farms in the … Read More

Trip to Brazil: Day 1

Brazil, 2013 – Day 1 The first day started off at 8AM (after a 12hr flight), when my plane landed in Sao Paulo. Luckily I flew into Brazil with one of the hosts of the trip. We met up after … Read More