Mr. Buell joined World of Beer as VP of Marketing in February 2018 after 13 years as Global Brand Manager for Hard Rock International. James was an instrumental contributor to Hard Rock’s year-over-year EBITDA improvement for 10 consecutive years. He has experience working with 200+ locations in over 75 countries with a focus in entertainment, hospitality, brand, digital, philanthropy, and retail. James has a strong experiential background and extensive domestic and international experience in entertainment, hospitality, brand, digital, philanthropy, retail, hotel, and casino industries. He also possesses a proven track record in brand management, digital marketing, and developing highly effective teams.