What We Do
Causing A Stir offers a wide mix of programming, events and initiatives that empower and uplift marginalized members of the hospitality industry. And we are happy to collaborate with like-minded organizations on custom projects. Contact us for more information.
TRAIN THE TRAINER
We cultivate a supportive community for disadvantaged and underrepresented bar professionals by connecting bar professionals with training and career advancement opportunities. CAS mentors new talent for professional excellence and helps set a foundation for a thriving career in the hospitality industry.
Causing A Stir partners with organizations to support the mission of diversifying the hospitality industry.
DINNER PARTY SERIES
An ongoing collaboration between CAS and COCKTAIL CO-LAB, our dinner party series makes space for key members of leadership teams to expand their network through conversations around bar program development, effective cost out inventory, staff training, brand education, steps of service and best practices.
ACCESS TO FRESH WORKSHOP
We support bar professionals with competition preparation including required tools and technique review to ensure competition readiness.
LET’S RIDE SCHOLARSHIPS
Education is at the core of our mission. We provide continued learning scholarships that assist members with opportunities in career advancement. Through educational programming and events such as Chicago Style, Bar Smarts, BarMethods, Tales of The Cocktail, Brooklyn Bar Convent, Camprunamok, Portland Cocktail Week and more.