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Shannon Jones

Shannon Jones is founder of Grape Occasions, a company dedicated to helping people explore wine, travel and spas. Shannon has spent more than 18 years creating meaningful and engaging branding, marketing, and...
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Kristina Anderson

Kristina Anderson is an Industrial-Organizational Psychologist, and together with her husband, the publisher of www.localvinacular.com, a wine blog focused on wine education and enjoyment. They live in...
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Alan McGinty

Alan McGinty is a writer and editor based in Toronto. In addition to taking the London-based WSET program to Advanced level, he has visited many wine regions including Bordeaux, Rhone, Rioja, Napa, Niagara and...
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Allie Hughes

Allie Hughes lives in Niagara, Ontario and spends her days in wine country.  Her passion for all things wine led to education with the International Sommelier Guild.  This knowledge is married with her...
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Scott Wadlow

Scott Wadlow writes The Vino File: A Wine Blog out of his home in Pasadena, CA and the many hotels of San Francisco, CA where he spends his weeks.  A software consultant in his real life, talking about,...
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Hunter Kangas

Hunter Kangas is a Canadian freelance wine writer who runs his own blog Hunting Vines. He is currently completing the Winery and Viticulture program at Niagara College, as he one day hopes not only to write...