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Spotlight on Black Button Distilling: Spirits, Hand Sanitizer, & Cross-Industry Success


Black Button Distilling is now eight years in the making, the fastest-growing distillery in the northeast, and second in the nation. With expansion from three to 14 states suddenly put on hold, the company temporarily pivoted into an entirely new industry to meet the needs of the local healthcare community and keep Black Button employees from being furloughed.

NextCorps Director of Startup Incubation, Matt Foley, speaks with Founder and Head Distiller at Black Button Distilling, Jason Barrett, about his solopreneur journey.