Why Is This Beer Different From All Others: Jeremy Cowan

Livnot alum Jeremy Cowan (J06) – Founder of Shmaltz Brewing Company, is interviewed by the Philadelphia Jewish Exponent –“Why Is This Beer Different From All Others”  October 9, 2013

Jeremy Cowan, right, sampling one of his He’Brew beers.


 “The Jewish stuff is important for me because that’s why I started the company,” said Cowan, who comes from a Reform Jewish background and lived in Israel for half a year as a participant in Livnot U’Lehibanot, a volunteer program.”

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Meir Paltiel
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Originally from Syracuse, NY, Meir received his BA in American History and Political Science from Tulane University and his MS in Resource Management from SUNY College of Environmental Science & Forestry. He arrived in Israel in 1992, served in the Nahal Infantry Unit before moving to Kibbutz Sde Eliyahu. On Kibbutz, Meir was Assistant Manager of the... Read More