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Suzanne Corbett, Food/Travel Editor

Suzanne Corbett is an award-winning writer/producer, culinary teacher and food historian. She has authored a cookbook, "Pushcarts & Stalls, the Soulard Cookbook", has had articles published in national magazines and  contributes to NewsMagaizne Network and AAA Traveler Magazines.  In 2013, Corbett was named.Mo. Professional Communicator of the Year, a designation that’s earned by accumulating the most points in its annual communications contest.

Congrats Suzanne!

Suzanne Corbett, Award Winning Writer


PASADENA, CA-- The North American Travel Journalists Association (NATJA)  announced that Suzanne Corbett won Silver place in the 2013 Annual NATJA Awards Competition in the budget travel category for her story Fall Agri-tourism Trips on a Half Tank of Gas or Less for West News Magazine . This awards competition, now in its 22nd year, honors the “best of the best” in travel writing, photography and promotion that cover all aspects of the travel industry worldwide.

NATJA Awards recognize excellence in travel writing, photojournalism, social media, multimedia platforms, advertising, marketing and public relations for the travel and tourism industry. This year, NATJA received 600 submissions from all over the world.

NATJA is the second largest travel media association in North America. Members include travel media professionals, convention and visitors bureaus, social media, hotels and attractions, and other travel marketing agencies. Members are provided with professional development workshops, peer-to-peer evaluation, web tools and networking opportunities. NATJA also publishes TravelWorld International Magazine (

Earlier this year, Suzanne Corbett  was named Mississippi Travel Media Writer of the Year during the 2013 Governor’s Tourism Awards, held in Tunica, Mississippi. Click Here for more on her award.