Journalist, eater, shoe-collector, wine-drinker, avid news-consumer, occasional runner and professor.
Marlisse Silver Sweeney is a freelance journalist and retired lawyer. When not walking, eating and shopping her way through the streets of her hometown, Vancouver, B.C. she can be found teaching business communication at the University of British Columbia's Sauder School of Business. Her writing has been published throughout North America, including in Salon, The Daily Beast, The Globe and Mail, Ars Technica, Public Radio International and American Lawyer Magazine.
While sipping and swirling, Barbara can be found hosting wine events and judging competitions around the world, as well as recommending wines to CBC's On The Coast listeners. Want to be her? Here's how she got there.