Contributor

Mary Orlin

The WineFashionista

Mary Orlin is the <a href="http://winefashionista.com/" target="_hplink">WineFashionista</a>, where she blogs about wine, food, fashion and fragrance. She is the James Beard Award and Emmy Award-winning co-founder of Orlin Media, specializing in video story telling for wineries. Most recently Mary was the Executive Producer of the NBC show <em>In Wine Country</em>, which she launched 10 years ago, and is now in syndication. Prior to NBC, she was a producer on <em>CNN Travel Now</em>, a travel, food and wine show. She was also an editor for <em>Zagat Survey</em>, food and wine editor for the <em>Palo Alto Weekly</em> and a contributor to <em>Travelocity Magazine</em>.<br /> <br /> Mary has earned the Certified Sommelier certificate from the Court of Master Sommeliers. She also passed both the Intermediate and Advanced level wine certifications from Wine & Spirits Education Trust. She’s been a wine judge at the Mendocino Crab & Wine Days, the California State Fair, Livermore Valley’s Taste of Terroir and the Santa Cruz Mountains wine competitions. Keep up with Mary as WineFashionista on <a href="http://twitter.com/#%21/winefashionista" target="_hplink">Twitter</a>.