ANDREW FINDLAY lives in the Comox Valley on Vancouver Island. He loves food and this passion leads him to a new adventure in each issue of Savour. His writing has appeared in national, regional and local publications including BCBusiness, Westworld, SKI Magazine, up!, DOUGLAS, Vancouver Magazine and enRoute... just to name a few. He recently received the “Northern Lights Award” sponsored by the Canadian Tourism Commission for the article “Waiting for Fair Weather” which appeared in British Columbia Magazine.
CASSANDRA ANDERTON is a freelance wine, food, spa, lifestyle and travel writer and broadcaster. She appears regularly on "Breakfast Television," and can be heard on "Foodie Fridays" on NEWS1130. Cassandra was born in New Zealand, grew up in the Okanagan and has made Vancouver her home for the past 25 years. Passionate about local food and wine, Cassandra loves travelling to learn and report on what others are doing to promote their local culture.
JOHN SCHREINER, based in North Vancouver, B.C., is Canada’s most prolific author of wine books. He has authored 12 books since 1984, including three Whitecap bestsellers: British Columbia Wine Country, The Wineries of British Columbia and John Schreiner’s Okanagan Wine Tour Guide. A companion volume, John Schreiner’s Coastal B.C. Wineries Tour Guide, was released in April, 2011.
ROSLYNE BUCHANAN is a freelance writer based in Penticton, B.C. located above the Naramata Bench. She is a regular contributor to Savour Magazine. After retiring from The City of Calgary as communications strategist in 2009, she moved back to where her journalism career began as a Penticton Herald reporter/photographer in 1978.
RHYS PENDER, MW is very connected to the wine industry in B.C. He operates a wine education school as part of his company, Wine Plus+ and is a qualified judge for many wine events.
LAURA GOLDSTEIN has written features for national magazines and newspapers for over 15 years including Canadian House & Home, Style at Home, The Globe and Mail, The National Post and Food & Drink. She combines her love for the arts, design, travel, food (and eating), meeting fascinating people and snooping through fabulous homes as a never-ending source for articles. Laura is based in Vancouver. As a new resident she relishes the daily city life.