Mission Brewery sells stock to beer fans

Mission Brewery sells stock to beer fans

Craft beer fans with $200 or more to spare can own a piece of San Diego's Mission Brewery thanks to an unusual investment opportunity.

Monday evening, the 10-year-old brewery, whose home-base is a 26,000 square-foot facility near Petco Park, will begin soliciting $1 million in funds from the general public through the crowdfunding site Wefunder. Each contributor will receive an equity stake in the company.

"We're expecting hundreds of investors in San Diego," said Dan Selis, founder and CEO of Mission Brewery. "In bringing in this group, we will have a whole new group of investors who can...