Curiosity, neighborhood and craft help Ignite succeed

We retain pounding the small city brewery drum, but there’s just one thing one of a kind about the vision of them. It is not generally about just rising the beer brand. It’s a concerted energy to growing or regrowing the city.

When friends Michael Chisnell and Jason Slater and their wives, Stacy and Megan, made a decision to open up a brewery, they had a vision of assisting to rejuvenate downtown Barberton. Michael Chisnell reported they concentrated on a straightforward dilemma, “How do you re-Ignite downtown?”

Their respond to: Open a brewery in an aged BF Goodrich tire shop, just outdoors the shadows of the previous Diamond Match Enterprise. “Breweries help rejuvenate modest towns,” Jason Slater reported. “We want to develop some thing that outlives us.”

Their neighborhood emphasis and eyesight has permitted them to see remarkable growth because 2018, even all through the COVID-19 pandemic. They felt they have been a pair yrs away from canning, but observed the writing on the wall prior to the pandemic. “We produced the selection to get ingredients and cans to get by way of a break even year, “ Chisnell instructed us.