Matt Gray, Owner of Gray Matter Marketing and a partner of Ragged Island Brewing Company, joined me today to discuss the Newport Night Run, the Newport Public Education Foundation, Gray Matter Marketing’s other upcoming events, craft beer business in Rhode Island, Ragged Island Brewing Company, and more.

The fifth annual Newport Night Run, Newport’s first and only nighttime race, is set to take place on April 7th. This event, which was created and is organized by Gray Matter Marketing, serves as a fundraiser for the Newport Public Education Foundation. For more information and to register, visit

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