First Name


Last Name




Main Contact Name

David Nershi

Board of Directors

2nd Vice-President

My Website

My Second Website


Dave Nershi is publisher of Vino-Sphere blog. A former newspaper and magazine editor, Dave is an award-winning writer with a focus on wines, wineries and related travel. Currently based in North Carolina, he travels extensively for stories (South Africa, British Columbia, Spain and even locations closer to home).

A career in association management and meeting planning provides him with a unique perspective on hotels, restaurants and special events. When not writing, taking photos or traveling, Dave enjoys playing tennis.

He is a Certified Specialist of Wine (a certification of the Society of Wine Educators) and has served as wine judge at a number of competitions including being guest judge for the Indianapolis International Wine Competition. He has completed the Napa Rocks certification and is a member of the International Food, Wine & Travel Writers Association. He has presented numerous classes on wines from around the world.

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State / Province



United States

Primary focus of my work

Food, Travel, Wine

How My Work Is Published

Blog(s) – my own posts, Writer – Digital media (website), Website(s) – my own

Member Type

Regular Membership