The American Culinary Federation apprenticeship training program has been designed to provide future culinarians entering the workplace with comprehensive training in the practical and theoretical aspects of work required in a highly skilled profession.
The VBWA is a non-profit corporation representing Virginia's independent, family-owned and operated beer distributors.
The intent of the Virginia Craft Brewers Guild is to organize craft brewers for purposes of
economic development, business development, supply chain management, tourism and government affairs. Membership will be extended to craft brewers, and associate memberships will be extended to businesses and organizations that provide support services or products to the industry (e.g., equipment manufacturers, agricultural interests, economic development, etc.).
The Virginia Vineyards Association began in 1979 as a joint effort among Virginia viticulturists, wineries and Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University . The association promotes discussion of mutual interests in various aspects of the Virginia wine industry for all levels of wine enthusiasts.
Virginia Wine provides information about wineries, wine events, and the wine industry across Virginia. It is the most comprehensive guide to the state’s expansive wine industry. The site also provides support for the burgeoning cider industry across the state.