ROCKPORT VENTURES is a management team of owners and operators that launch, lead and grow craft food and beverage brands and businesses.
Market Leader and Brand Development
Operations and Logistics
Finance, Accounting and Treasury
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Marketing, PR and Social Media
Development and CRM
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Strategy, HR and Tactics
Greenbelt Kombucha (greenbeltkombucha.com): Created in 2018 with a vision to disrupt the industry with high quality teas, low sugar, and easy to drink flavors in a can. Distribution throughout Texas and the Southeast through HEB and Walmart.
Texas Saké Company (txsake.com): Originally founded in Austin in 2009 and acquired by Rockport Ventures in 2014. Rebranded in 2015 and recently completed construction of a one-of-a-kind brewery and taproom. Distribution throughout Texas and growing in Southwest.
Bonsai Bowl Austin (bonsaibowlaustin.com): In 2019, Rockport Ventures partnered with Austin Chef Jonathan Leichliter to create a food truck to bring Japanese food to customers of Texas Saké Company and other locations in Austin.
Sneaky Chef Foods (sneakychefco.com): Created in 2015 by renown chef Missy Chase Lapine. In 2019, Rockport Ventures joined lead investors to restructure, rebrand and grow the company.
Drafft Root Beer (drafft.com): Founded in 1969 and acquired by Rockport in 2020, Drafft is a premium beverage business that specializes in the manufacturing and co-packing of beverage concentrates, mixes and syrups.