Tag: The Blend by Beam Suntory

Two bartenders, a $20,000 grant, one great idea: The Cocktail Lab

What would you do if you won a $20,000 grant? How would you boost your local community? Bartenders Orion Leppan Taylor and Mitch Bloomfield know what they would do — and they’re doing it. Last year the duo entered the IDEA LAB, by The Blend, winning a $20,000 grant to establish their dream The Cocktail Lab.

The Blend celebrates World Bartender Day with a gift to celebrate YOU!

This year, The Blend is celebrating WORLD BARTENDER DAY a little differently…with a gift just for YOU! Everyone is invited to be part of the WORLD BARTENDER DAY festivities by raising a glass together; virtually, of course. Don’t worry, the glass will be provided (liquid included *hold for applause*).

IDEA LAB winners announced!

We can finally declare the following six individuals, groups and bar teams that will received grants towards their brilliant concepts they put forward to the IDEA LAB only a few short months ago.

The Blend is giving away individual LIFE COACHING sessions to 5 bartenders!

Scott Miller, founder of ICoach Connect, has provided The Blend all the deets on what a Life Coach is and how they can help you in your life and career. But wait, that’s not even the best part! They are offering five bartenders across Australia the chance to win five individual sessions each with Scotty!

The IDEA LAB finalists are revealed!

The next stage of the IDEA LAB is underway with the announcement of the state finalists. Multiple grants of up to $20,000 to hospitality workers, venues or industry teams are up for grabs.