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Frozen cocktails from Snow and Company
By Kate Hodel
May 20, 2015

Snow & Co. Serves Up a Tasty Tundra in the Midwest



Frozen cocktails from Snow and Company

Snow & Co.

Jerry Nevins, Andy Talbert + Lauren Cloud | Kansas City, MO | Main Street

Since 2011, Snow & Co. has endeared itself to the Crossroads and especially to entrepreneurs. (So much so that it was named Paste magazine’s No. 1 frozen cocktail bar in America and won $40K in equipment and services for its new Gladstone location from the national Dreamstaurant Contest.)

Below, co-founder Jerry Nevins, head of strategy and customer happiness, shares what makes Snow & Co. so very chill and cool.

What you do: Drink. Oh, and we make boozy slushy delights from premium spirits, fresh squeezed juices and handmade syrups. We're also a spot where entrepreneurs meet (drink).

Your big news in 2015: We've had a kid! Well, kind of, it's really a second location in Gladstone's Linden Square two blocks east of 70th and North Oak Trafficway. It's got a sweet new patio, private room and it's all shiny and new. 

The noun that describes who you are: Quirky

The verb that describes what (or why?) you do:  Run!!!

Your entrance music: Ice Ice Baby, if only because of the relation to our product. 

Your power motto: Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you might miss it. 

Your KC happy place: Most anyplace in the Crossroads 

Your app obsession: OmniFocus (for the GTD nerds out there)

Your offline addiction: The cookies at Murray's Ice Cream. 

Kansas City’s best move: Sporting KC's sweet new digs.

Kansas City’s best kept secret: The theater community. Top notch stuff.

Your triumph: Opening a frozen drink bar in the winter (twice) and living to tell about it.

Your wisdom earned the hard way: Don't buy a 500 lb. cooler unless you know EXACTLY what you'll do with it. 

Your comfort: Catdaddy Moonshine. Seriously, go get some. 

On your entrepreneurial watch list: All the new breweries in East Crossroads.

On your entrepreneurial wish list: Serving frozen cocktails to the president

Your KC entrepreneurial crush: The team over at Think Big.

Your mentor: My other business partners. Surround yourself with people you admire. 

Where you find your tribe1 Million Cups, or our bar. Lol.

Your next move: The Dougie. Always wanted to learn that. 

Your exit music: The entire album Disintegration by The Cure. (We walk slow.)

Your last word: We create . . .babies, new business ventures and tipsy people. Not necessarily in that order. 


 

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