Membership Levels

Founding Members Circle
$5000 (one time, $500 annually thereafter)
Seat on Interim Advisory Board.
  • Eight consulting hours per year.
  • Logo inclusion on all Mezcal Collaborative materials and projects and permanent listing as a founding member.
  • Opportunity to establish industry standards for social impact projects.
  • Opportunity to present at all Mezcal Collaborative events, including the Mezcal Conference and Mezcal Week, and at Mexico in a Bottle events.
  • Opportunity to draft white papers and best practices reports.Access to all resource materials, including the Agave Academy.
  • Mezcal Collaborative t-shirts at cost.
Annual Brand Membership
$500 / year
Why join?
This is an opportunity to be part of an organization working to responsibly grow the mezcal category through education and joint marketing efforts. You can pen case studies and best practices that will build the foundation for a transparent category. And you can share the educational tools we develop for training sales and marketing staff so you can better concentrate on building your business.
What do you get?
Four consulting hours per year.
Opportunity to present at all Mezcal Collaborative events, including the Mezcal Conference and Mexico in a Bottle.
Listing in brand education module.
Access to all resource materials, including the Agave Academy.
Opportunity to apply for Advisory Board seats.
Voting rights on Advisory Board applicants, drafting best practices, and sustainability guidelines.
Industry Membership (Distributors, hospitality, retail)
$400 / year
Why join? We all know that training staff is time consuming, especially when your portfolio contains multiple spirit categories. Our educational tools have been developed to provide the necessary information to help your sales staff better understand the products they are trying to sell, helping your bottom line. What do you get?
Four consulting hours per year.
Opportunity to present at Mezcal Collaborative events
Access to all resource materials, including the Agave Academy, distributor and brand directories, and calendar of major conferences and cocktail weeks
Two tickets to all Mezcal Collaborative events, including to the Mezcal Conference and Mexico in a Bottle.
Voting rights on Advisory Board applicants.
Opportunity to apply for Advisory Board seats.
Two Mezcal Collaborative t-shirts plus 25% discount for additional shirt orders
Pre-Market Brand Membership
$250 / year
Why join? Just because you are smaller or not yet in the market doesn’t mean your voice is any less important. Joining the Collaborative is an opportunity to be part of an organization working together to responsibly grow the mezcal category through education and joint marketing efforts. Not only can you share the educational tools we develop for training sales and marketing staff so you can better concentrate on building your business, there will also be resources to help you better understand distribution and what it takes to build a brand in the market. What do you get?
Four consulting hours per year.
Opportunity to present at all Mezcal Collaborative events, including the Mezcal Conference and Mexico in a Bottle.
Listing in brand education module.
Access to all resource materials, including the Agave Academy, distributor and brand directories, and calendar of major conferences and cocktail weeks. Opportunity to apply for Advisory Board seats
Opportunity to apply for Advisory Board seats.
Voting rights on Advisory Board applicants, drafting best practices, and sustainability guidelines.
Two Mezcal Collaborative t-shirts plus 25% discount for additional shirt orders.
Individual Membership
$150 / year
Why join? You care deeply about mezcal and its future. Maybe you are considering a business in the industry (bar, restaurant, retail shop, brand) and want to understand more about mezcal and the issues determining its growth. Or maybe you want a say in how the the category is developing, or you are testing the waters before committing your company or organization to a full membership. This membership level is the perfect entry point for you.
Access to all resource materials, including the Agave Academy, distributor and brand directories, and calendar of major conferences and cocktail weeks
One ticket to all Mezcal Collaborative events and discounted tickets to Mexico in a Bottle events
Opportunity to apply for Advisory Board seat
One Mezcal Collaborative t-shirt