As a nonprofit business incubator and event space, NewBo City Market relies on its dedicated staff members to continue its mission.
Get to know Ryan Schloss, General Manager of NewBo Beer and Wine:
When did you start working at the Market?
Tell us about your experiences at the Market before you started working here.
"Previously, I frequented the market for coffee at Roasters, to sell Iowa Brewing Company beer to NewBo Beer & Wine, and to treat myself to lunch on occasion."
What is your favorite part about working at the Market?
"I enjoy engaging customers in conversation that typically start with local craft beer and end who knows where. Plus, I get to listen to awesome live music while I work on Friday nights."
What is your go-to lunch spot at the Market?
"Every vendor offers something delightful and unique, I have to limit lunch at the market to twice a week! Come on by NewBo Beer & Wine and we'll find you a drink to pair with your lunch."
Which retail shop do you frequent the most at the Market?
"Rare Bird Soap, it's the only soap that I use in my house."
What is your favorite event that happens at the Market?
"Im looking forward to the Rocky Horror Picture Show in the Fall."
What do you like to do outside of work?
"You'll catch me on the disc golf course when I'm not serving up cold beers."
Come visit Ryan, and all of our amazing Shopkeepers, at the NewBo City Market.