IFWTWA is the organization of choice for food, wine, and travel writers

The International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association creates programs and services to enhance professional development and facilitate networking while creating a marketplace for destinations, brands, and media professionals to collaborate. We strive to meet the dynamic needs of our writers’ community making a lasting impact on the careers of our members.

Sunset Over the Salish Sea by Sharon Kurtz

IFWTWA is the organization of choice for food, wine, and travel writers

The International Food Wine and Travel Writers Association creates programs and services to enhance professional development and facilitate networking while creating a marketplace for destinations, brands, and media professionals to collaborate. We strive to meet the dynamic needs of our writers’ community making a lasting impact on the careers of our members.

IFWTWA Conference in St Peteresburg Florida

IFWTWA 2021 Conference

Postponed until 2022

The annual IFWTWA Conference has been officially postponed for 2021.

We look forward to returning in 2022 to producing this exciting in-person conference.

Member Spotlight of the Month

Scott Kendall

Associate Member of the Month

Discover Claremont

IFWTWA's Photo Contest

Congratulations, Therese Iknoian!

IFWTWA held its first ever Photo Contest this past fall and we got lots of stunning entries from our members. None moreso than that of Theresa Iknoian, whose “Historic Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Maine” was a huge hit with the judges. Come see!

Historic Pemaquid Point Lighthouse Maine by Therese Iknoian
Gingerbread Cookies by Marlynn Schotland
Gingerbread Cookies by Marlynn Schotland

Gingerbread Cookies © Marlynn Schotland

Decorating gingerbread cookies to package up and enjoy with friends and family near and far is always a delicious way to stay in touch with loved ones over the holidays, especially those we haven’t been able to see in person for a while.

Upcoming Webinar

Craft Wine Association Webinar

Craft Wine Association

November 10, 2021, 5PM Pacific

Please join Cori Solomon and David Nershi with our guest host, Bill Maile from the Craft Wine Association, along with winemaker Marilee Shaffer of Urban Legend Cellars in San Francisco, Lindsay Hoopes, CEO, Hoopes Family Vineyard in Napa, and Brett Ehlers, Winter at E2 Family Winery in Lodi.