The newest Alterra Coffee Roasters cafe opens Tuesday, Dec. 28 in the Village of Shorewood at 4514 N. Oakland Ave.
Located inside the new Cornerstone Building, at the site of a former gas station, the development also houses Thief Wine, North Star Bistro, Boutique B’lou and 25 apartments.
Alterra Coffee Roasters now has 10 cafes in the greater Milwaukee area, with another under development in the Bay View neighborhood of Milwaukee. Its first café, 2211 N. Prospect Ave. opened in 1994 and was fully remodeled this year.
A life-long and passionate community leader and Milwaukeean, Jeff Sherman is a co-founder of OnMilwaukee.
He grew up in Wauwatosa and graduated from Marquette University, as a Warrior. He holds an MBA from Cardinal Stritch University, and is the founding president of Young Professionals of Milwaukee (YPM)/Fuel Milwaukee.
Early in his career, Sherman was one of youngest members of the Greater Milwaukee Committee, and currently is involved in numerous civic and community groups - including board positions at The Wisconsin Center District, Wisconsin Club and Marcus Center for the Performing Arts. He's honored to have been named to The Business Journal's "30 under 30" and Milwaukee Magazine's "35 under 35" lists.
He owns a condo in Downtown and lives in greater Milwaukee with his wife Stephanie, his son, Jake, and daughter Pierce. He's a political, music, sports and news junkie and thinks, for what it's worth, that all new movies should be released in theaters, on demand, online and on DVD simultaneously.
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