WHAT DO YOU DO AT BLACK STAR?
I have a few roles at the Co-op. I am the Kitchen Team Leader, and serve as a Director on the Board of Directors. I am also one of two founding members of the co-op who is employed by Black Star Co-op, the other is Jeff. Both of us [...]
Each day of Austin Beer Week we feature a different house beer with a thoughtful food pairing. We’ll have specialty steaks, beer trivia, an all local tap wall, demonstrations, a Members’ Only buffet, and lots more. Here are links to the details of each day and some of the events you’ll find.
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Few restaurants have owner mandated sustainability goals, even less have over three thousand owners driving those goals. Your Kitchen Team considers products’ sustainability constantly as we choose our vendors. Some recent sourcing changes are setting us up for further sustainability, and moves us closer to sourcing all of our proteins from Texas.
Every relationship starts with [...]
WHAT DO YOU DO AT BLACK STAR?
I’m an O.G. Kitchen Teamer. I do a lot of scratch prep cooking, work the line during service, create specials, dish washing, cleaning, and entertaining coworkers with the craziness that comes from within me. Born without filter.
WHERE ARE YOU FROM?
The sparkling city by the bay, Corpus Christi, Texas.
WHAT’S YOUR [...]
Whereas the Co-op has received a request to repurchase Member Investor shares, and
Whereas the Co-op has the policy goal, stated in A.5.1, of declaring its first Member Investor share dividend as soon as possible, and
Whereas the Co-op has budgeted for the repurchase of Member Investor shares, and
Whereas it is in the best interest of the [...]
The last week in September marks the beginning of Oktoberfest in Munich. The citizens of Munich first celebrated this occasion in 1810 to mark the wedding of Ludwig I to Princess Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen. Aside from the customary imbibing, the festival hosted parades and carnivals and, until 1960, horse racing was a regular event. The two-week party [...]
[ October 27, 2013; 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM. ] Our 2013 Spring Members’ Assembly Meeting is coming up on Sunday, October 27th from 12-2pm.
Check back here for the meeting agenda in October.
As a reminder, we need a quorum of 50 member-owners to begin the meeting so the first 50 member-owners get a pint of house beer. Additionally, the day of our meeting is also a [...]
Now is a great time to help lead our Co-op! As a democratically-governed co-operative, electing our own Board of Directors is a privilege of being a Member-Owner. Running for the Board is your opportunity to bring enthusiasm, ideas, and effort to Black Star Co-op. There are four (4) seats open this fall on the Board of Directors.
If you’re a newer Member-Owner, here’s a little background about our investment opportunities. Prior to opening, Member-Owners who wished to invest additional capital into the Co-op were able to purchase Member-Investor Shares. Black Star Co-op had two offerings of Member-Investor Shares: one in 2008 and the other in 2010. These Investor Shares paid for staffing [...]
WHAT DO YOU DO AT BLACK STAR? I’m on the Business Team. My world usually involves obtaining a consensus on events and rolling them out, online marketing and social media,watering the hanging plants, HR related items, and an occasional adopted bus stop check. Yes, I’m the person that says cheesy things online. My apologies. I swear [...]