"To some extent I happily don't know what I'm doing. I feel that it's an artist's responsibility to trust that."
WHO IS BARRELHOUSE?
Jonathan Beitler, Owner
Jonathan Beitler has made a career out of helping corporations, non-profits and individuals find their brand, connect with their audiences and successfully promote their product or service. He has executed marketing and public relations plans for a variety of different companies and organizations, large and small, including Waste Management, University of Houston, Capital One Bank, The Menil Collection, and a variety of non-profit organizations.
Over the past decade he has also produced major events including The Houston Art Car Parade, MenilFest, Mid Main SuperFest, and more.
Always keeping up-to-date with the newest in marketing and advertising trends, Jonathan has a passion for social media applications, their adaptation into a communications plan, their ability to promote a community-wide event, and their role as an emerging mainstream form of media. He has a keen eye for the style and functionality of a website, having produced complete sites for a number of different clients, and his expert writing skills, both technical and creative, have been the basis for bylined articles featured in many national publications.
As a native Houstonian, Jonathan’s unparalleled knowledge of the greater Houston business, ethnic, artistic and social communities has played a major role in his desire to be a part of watching Houston grow into a world-class city. He is deeply involved with and a champion of Houston arts, serving on the boards of local non-profit Fresh Arts and BooTown, and working toward providing artists and non-profits access to economic development, continuing education and networking opportunities to support their professional growth.
You can find him most days enjoying a cold brew at Double Trouble, catching a show at White Oak Music Hall, or taking his dogs Bowie and Gus to the Buffalo Bayou dog park.
DEFINE Body & Mind
Edible Houston Magazine
Fernanda Ogazon Studio
Houston Center for Photography
Metro National / Memorial City Mall
Mid Main Properties / Mid Main Lofts
Orange Show Center for Visionary Art
Rockin' Star Ranch
Society for the Perfoming Arts
Stages Repertory Theatre
Taia Peace Foundation
The Beer Can House
The Butcher's Ball
The Great Texas BBQ Festival
The Houston Art Car Parade
Barrelhouse Media works with clients in the arts, entertainment, fashion, culinary, retail and non-profit industries to promote brands, produce events, attract new audiences, and form lasting partnerships.
Media relations & publicity
Marketing & strategy
Social media implementation & management
PROGRAMMING, MANAGEMENT, CURATION
Art & sound curation
Publicity and marketing
Entertainment programming & booking