Behind the desk

with Kevin Luensmann

Company name: Cove Beverage

Address: 8505 Woodbury Pike, Hollidaysburg

Telephone number: 695-0644

Position: Owner

Years with company: 11

Family: Wife, Elaine, and proud father of Chad, Abby, Travis and Jack.

What products or services does your company provide?

We are a retail beer distributor selling beer by the keg, case, 12-pack, 6-pack and single cans.

Who are your customers?

We primarily serve the Cove as well as those traveling to Lake Raystown in the summer months.

What is your business day like?

My normal day consists of placing and receiving orders, bookkeeping and selling beer.

What is the best business advice you have received?

Listen and think before you speak.

What is the most important thing you’ve learned on the job?

The customers are most important. They decide to spend their money here, and they need to be treated well.

What does the future hold?

The future is rapidly changing in our business. Today, consumers have more locations and options on the quantities of beer they can buy. The challenge is becoming a destination for those consumers.

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