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  • Greg Ubert Named Finalist for CEO of the Year

    Wednesday, December 12, 2018  
    (Updated: January 7, 2019)
    Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert has been named a finalist for CEO of the Year in Columbus CEO magazine’s eighth annual CEO of the Year Awards. Greg was recognized as a finalist for the best CEO of a small, for-profit enterprise. Awards were presented to winners and finalists […] Read More
  • The New Rules of Coffee Book Tour Visits Crimson Cup Innovation Lab

    Sunday, December 2, 2018  
    (Updated: December 3, 2018)
    We were excited to welcome Sprudge Founders Zachary Carlsen and Jordan Michelman to the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab on Sunday, December 2! They chatted about their first book, The New Rules of Coffee,  signed copies and sampled our award-winning coffees. The event also featured demonstrations of coffee brewing, tasting and […] Read More
  • Through 10 Cents of Change, We're Building a Home for a Honduran Coffee Worker

    Tuesday, November 27, 2018  
    (Updated: December 2, 2018)
    We’re excited to invite Ohio coffee lovers to join us in raising funds to build a house for a Honduran coffee worker and his family through our 10 Cents of Change campaign. “We’re asking coffee lovers to donate a dime toward the costs of building a home for Jesús Lazo […] Read More
  • Helping Ohio Avenue Elementary School Students Plan To Make the World a Better Place

    Friday, October 26, 2018  
    (Updated: December 3, 2018)
    Fifth-grade students at Ohio Avenue Elementary School in Columbus, Ohio have a challenging goal this school year: To Make the Word a Better Place. And, through Project Dream initiative of local nonprofit See Kids Dream, Crimson Cup volunteers are helping them pursue the goal. This is Crimson Cup’s second year […] Read More
  • Crimson Cup Welcomes Cup Runneth Over Coffeehouse in Sweetwater, Tennessee

    Thursday, October 11, 2018  
    (Updated: December 3, 2018)
    A big Crimson Cup welcome to Cup Runneth Over Coffeehouse in Sweetwater, Tennessee, which has joined the group of independent coffee shops, cafés and bakeries Crimson Cup supports in 37 states. The shop at 111 N. Main St., Suite A, is one of at least 18 new independent coffee shops […] Read More
  • Greg Ubert Named One of the Most Admired Executives in Central Ohio

    Wednesday, October 3, 2018  
    (Updated: November 5, 2018)
    Congratulations to Crimson Cup Founder and President Greg Ubert, who has been named one of central Ohio’s Most Admired Executives! Fellow nominees in the Business First of Columbus C-Suite Awards voted to award him this honor. Awards were presented to 38 honorees at a special C-Suite Awards gala event on […] Read More
  • Crimson Cup, AVI Foodsystems and Kenyon College Teach Students about Sustainable Coffee Sourcing

    Thursday, August 30, 2018
    Our higher education team recently partnered with AVI Foodsystems and Kenyon College to teach students about transparency in the coffee trade. Students in Associate Professor Jennifer Johnson’s Sociology of Food class traced the steps by which their morning cup of java ended up at campus coffee shops. The project culminated […] Read More