Larry Nelson


Larry NelsonAfter a teetotal boyhood in Canada, Larry Nelson has been making up for lost time since being introduced to the joys of beer at university. He is editor of Brewers' Guardian, the international brewing
industry magazine, and specialises in industry business issues.

He has been awarded a BA (Economics) from Dalhouise University in Halfax, NS, and a Masters in Journalism from University of Westminster in London.

Today he lives in the Home Counties, in walking distance of several good pubs.

Columns by Larry Nelson

Comment - Beer - NelsonComment - Beer - Nelson's Column

The editor of Brewers' Guardian, Larry Nelson, provides his monthly take on the latest developments in the beer category.

Articles by Larry Nelson

Comment - Beer - Craft Beer: A Success By Any Definition

15 April 2014

As just-drinks publishes its latest on-trend report, which focuses on the craft beer sub-category, Larry Nelson ponders the future for the segment in its biggest market, the US.

Has anyboody not heard of BrewDog?Comment - Beer - BrewDog: Publicity Hounds

6 March 2014

This month, Larry Nelson has a challenge for those of you with an eye on the beer category. Pencils at the ready?

SABMillerComment - Beer - Remembering Graham Mackay

28 January 2014

Last month, the chairman and former CEO of SABMiller, Graham Mackay, passed away. Ahead of a memorial service in London later this week, Larry Nelson looks back at an extraordinary career.

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