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Welcome new Associate member Scott Lawson and MedJet Assist

Welcome new Associate member Scott Lawson and MedJet Assist

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  Medjet has been a long time partner providing IFWTWA members with discounts on their valuable service. Scott Lawson, senior sales director with Medjet Assist has now joined as an […]

Welcome new Associate member Kristen Andresen and Benchmark Hospitality International

Welcome new Associate member Kristen Andresen and Benchmark Hospitality International

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Kristen is Regional Director of Public Relations – Northwest Collection for Benchmark Hospitality International‘s Seattle-based small luxury resorts and hotels including Hotel 1000, Sorrento Hotel and Willows Lodge. Kristen has […]

Welcome new Australian member Craig Barron

Welcome new Australian member Craig Barron

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  Craig Barron describes himself as “a chef, photographer artist and poet – only the canvas changes.” A colleague of Australian IFWTWA member and Fiji based chef Lance Seeto, he […]

Welcome new member Tricia High Conover

Welcome new member Tricia High Conover

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In my experience Tricia Conover has a very common background for a wine expert – “common” meaning excellent. She holds degrees in clinical chemistry, microbiology, and biochemistry – after all, […]

Welcome new Australian associate member Sally Read and UnbundledHR

Welcome new Australian associate member Sally Read and UnbundledHR

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  New Australian member Sally Read is talent manager for UnbundledHR, a recruiting and placement company for the restaurant and hospitality industry. UnbundledHR provides a full range of services for […]

Welcome new member Shannon Morgan

Welcome new member Shannon Morgan

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  Shannon is a writer and editor based in Maryland. Her articles appear frequently in USA Today and other publications, which you’ll find on her site, ShannonMorganCreative (currently being updated). She […]

Welcome new associate member Vickie Ashford and the Greater Birmingham CVB

Welcome new associate member Vickie Ashford and the Greater Birmingham CVB

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  Vickie Ashford has spent over 20 years promoting Birmingham. As Director of Marketing and Communications at the Greater Birmingham CVB she must be quite busy. Just a brief look […]

Welcome new associate member Beth Graham

Welcome new associate member Beth Graham

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  Beth may live in Florida but her public relations clients are all over the country from resorts in Atlantic City to boutique hotels in Washington DC to the National […]

Welcome new associate member Christopher Jay and Shreveport-Bossier CTB

Welcome new associate member Christopher Jay and Shreveport-Bossier CTB

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  Christopher is Public Relations and Social Media Manager at the Shreveport-Bossier Convention and Tourist Bureau, which means he writes a lot about Louisiana. In Louisiana’s northwest on the Red […]

Press Pass April 2014

Press Pass April 2014

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In This Issue — April 2014 President Michelle M. Winner advises about focusing your writing and growing as a professional. In On the Move, Dr. Deborah Wheeler, Michelle M. Winner […]

Welcome new associate member Jeniffer Thompson

Welcome new associate member Jeniffer Thompson

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Jeniffer Thompson is President of San Diego based Monkey C-Monkey Media a full service marketing, photography and design studio for digital and print media from head shots to websites with […]

Welcome new associate member Angie Pierce and the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association

Welcome new associate member Angie Pierce and the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association

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I’m partial to Alabama Gulf Shore oysters, but for Angie Pierce and the Alabama Mountain Lakes Tourist Association I assume the Gulf’s a world away within another of this country’s […]

Welcome new member Nadia Ibanez

Welcome new member Nadia Ibanez

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  Nadia graduated in 2006 with a BA in Journalism. Since then she’s been making her living as a journalist, albeit juggling a number of positions, but welcome to the […]

Welcome new member Denis Gagnon

Welcome new member Denis Gagnon

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  Denis combines his passion for travel writing, languages and a long career of senior executive positions in international corporations – V.P. International Group for Sta-Rite Industries, Board Chairman and […]

Welcome new member Nathalie Harris

Welcome new member Nathalie Harris

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  Nathalie has an eye for detail, required in a photographer; in her writing it’s how to order coffee  in Vienna and Italy, the best Italian piazzas or Munich beer […]