Board of Directors
IFWTWA General Purpose
IFWTWA is a nonprofit mutual benefit corporation and is not organized for the private gain of any person. It is organized under the Nonprofit Mutual Benefit Corporation Law of California (“California Nonprofit Corporation Law”) for lawful purposes.
IFWTWA Specific Purpose
The specific purposes of IFWTWA shall include, without limitation:
- To provide a gathering point and resource base for an active membership composed of professionals engaged in the food, wine, travel, and hospitality industries;
- To utilize local, national, and international media in providing knowledge and constructive evaluations that serve the public interest in food, wine, travel, and hospitality;
- To sustain a prestigious outlet for recognition of achievement through such Awards and Certificates as the Corporation may authorize; and
- To enhance the growth of professionalism by providing seminars, conferences and workshops related to food, wine and travel journalism, and by awarding scholarships or supporting research and professional development within the food, wine, and hospitality industries.
Ref: IFWTWA BYLAWS Article 3, Section 3.2