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 is a nonprofit that seeks to promote Virginia grapes and production of Virginia wines, expanding the industry, teaching sustainability, and supporting growers and winemakers in Virginia. The association promotes discussion of mutual interests in various aspects of the Virginia wine industry.
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.