“I grew up at the Colorado State Fair and the Home and Garden Show and the Stock Show because [my father] was always pitching things, from vitamins to carpet sweepers,” Lipsius says. I don’t think I realized that at the time.” Now, as the CEO and co-founder of Teatulia Organic Teas, Lipsius gets to flex her own eco-centric skills.
The company, which she founded with a Bangladeshi friend, encompasses a fair-wage, organic tea garden in northern Bangladesh, a tea bar in Denver, and a growing retail presence.
Atlanta is among the worst cities and Chicago is the best city for dating in the United States, according to a report released this week by “The Great Love Debate,” a national tour that brings together single men and women with relationship experts to discuss dating. Seattle, Milwaukee, Phoenix, Minneapolis and Portland rounded out the top 10, Howie said.
Chicago beat out Lexington, Ky., for the top spot on the list, also besting Charlotte, Washington D. The worst cities for dating were Philadelphia, Atlanta and Miami.“The Midwest overall is far more optimistic, hopeful and enthusiastic about all things love, dating, relationships,” Brian Howie, producer of “The Great Love Debate,” told the Chicago Tribune.
The funds go to the worthy cause of furthering women’s involvement in the craft beer scene.
(A 2014 Auburn University study found that women account for only 29 percent of brewery workers in the U. Woods (of Wood’s High Mountain Distillery and former president of the Colorado Distillers Guild),” she says.
“It’s a great networking opportunity to meet other women in the area, in addition to exciting educational opportunities through our chapter meetings and scholarships,” Bosak says.