Teri Citterman is a 2008 Napa Valley Wine Writers Symposium Editors Choice award recipient. She writes a wine blog: An Urban Sip www.anurbansip.blogspot.com which pairs wine with life in a liquid nudist camp sort of way. She is the author of the Northwest Wine Journal and the editor of the 10th edition of Best Places to kiss in the Northwest; a regular contributor to Seattle Metropolitan Magazine and a wine columnist for Wine Press Northwest. Her articles have appeared in a variety of other outlets including Puget Sound Business Journal, Portland Business Journal, Seattle Magazine and Northwest Best Places Travel Guide Book. Teris career spans nearly 15 years in reputation and image management. As principal of Citterman Ink, public relations consultancy, shes worked with clients in a variety of industries including technology, education, media, telecommunications and the food & beverage industries.
On a personal note, she is writing narrative nonfiction recounting her fathers escape from Germany to Shanghai during the holocaust. She is a graduate of the University of Oregon, resides in Seattle and enjoys sipping her way through the world with husband Andreas Bahm.