2015 - Growing the Roastery
The Roastery begins to host collaborative coffee events and offering classes on specialty coffee to the public. Franklin Ventura becomes the head roaster.
2010 - Farmer’s Markets, DC
Vigilante Coffee launches at local farmers Markets throughout the DMV. The Eastern Market, DC’s oldest farmers market, serves as our main market, where we still operate on a Sunday’s to this day.
2008 - The Origin, Hawaii
Picking cherries on the Big Island: Chris works with local coffee farmers in Hawaii, seed to cup