This is the story of how a series of unfortunate and fortunate events led to a company that has thrilled the taste buds of many.
Chris Meginbir, owner and head roaster at Devil's Head Coffee, is an avid climber. It was a combination of an injury that temporarily put his climbing on hold, being stuck with horribly bland workplace coffee, and seeking a hobby that could take him into his older years that resulted in his brand.
"I started it as a hobby," Chris admits. "I bought a little roaster and roasted for friends and family. It just grew from there!"
The company name has special meaning for Chris.
"Devil's Head is a mountain just northwest of Cochrane. It is in 'The Ghost,' what local climbers and other outdoor enthusiast groups call…