Creating & Executing Market Strategies for the Tastiest Brands in Colorado + Beyond.


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Creating Market Strategies for the
Tastiest Brands in Colorado and Beyond


CraftHaüs Design is the creative agency that produces the Cülinary Pairings™ events including: BrüFrouFEST: craft beer + culinary pairings >> and MMMixer: craft cocktail + culinary pairings.

Working with hundreds of the top eateries, breweries, distilleries & artisans on our culinary properties has given us special insight to the local Colorado craft community. This unique industry insight allows us to develop on-target strategies designed to hit your communication goals with the robustness of an Imperial Strong Ale paired with a Royal Blue Stilton cheese.



John Heins

Creative Director

With nearly 30 years of experience in marketing & design, John Heins brings a diverse and eclectic mix of skills to CraftHaüs Design. A graduate of the Fashion Institute of Technology, New York City, he turned his keen design eye to the apparel industry, and then consumer advertising brands including: Twisted Tea, Milagro Tequila, Kraft Foods, Maxwell House, Post Cereals, JVC, Kelty Outdoor and Saucony. A skilled and hands-on craftsman, John melded his love of music with his 3D illustration skills to design award winning high-end audiophile loudspeakers & electronics. John also has a knack for creating a wide variety of games from family entertainment sold at retail & online to custom-designed games for Global Fortune 500 business events. Before co-founding CraftHaüs Design, he held the role of Chief Creative + Marketing Officer at the Van Heyst Group for six years. John has overseen the marketing for influential business events ranging from Cisco C-suite level executive summits (20 of them in all), to globally minded forums like the African Green Revolution Forum on food security in Accra, Ghana.

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