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New Website Launches, Targets NYC Beer Enthusiasts

BAY SHORE, NY, September 1, 2009 - Starfish Junction Productions, announced today, the launch of a new website to meet the needs of spirited beer enthusiasts living in New York City, is designed to be the go-to source for all types of beer events happening in and around New York City. It will include information about local beer festivals, beer and food pairing dinners, beer tasting events at local beer bars, as well as other local beer-related special events.

"Based on the success of our two previous beer calendar websites, which serves Long Island residents and which serves the beer lovers in and around Philadelphia, the addition of a calendar of beer events serving the residents of Manhattan was a logical next step for us," said Andy Calimano, co-owner of Starfish Junction. "Brewers, beer reps, beer distributors, bar owners and restaurateurs have enthusiastically embraced the Philly and Long Island sites giving it high marks for initiative and marketability, we expect the same from the New York City beer community."

Visitors to the site can scroll through a calendar to see current posting of beer events happening in and around town. With one click of a button, the event can be added into a beer lover's Microsoft Outlook calendar, making event details accessible from a PC, MAC, Blackberry or other PDAs. New York City residents can also opt-in for local beer event email alerts, sent twice a month, to let them know where and when new beer-themed events are happening. The site's online photo album will entertain viewers as it delivers a photo journalistic display of various events, using both digital photo stills and video. Future plans for include the addition of basic beer education, book reviews, and the sharing of beer-infused recipes from top city chefs.

Restaurant owners, bar owners, cooking schools, and brewery reps are encouraged to submit information about their upcoming beer-related special events. The website offers targeted advertising opportunities for local and national business owners, inquiries can be made through Introductory rates will be offered through year end. is owned and operated by Starfish Junction Productions LLC, an award-winning event production company located in Bay Shore, NY. Brian Tellerman, Creative Services Manager at Starfish Junction Productions, is the site designer.

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