Maia Parish is the owner of The Wine Suite and creator of The Tales of a Wine Mistress blog. Her events and tastings are featured at national festivals and tradeshows. She has her own broadcast called Tales of a Wine Mistress, on iGTV, Facebook Watch, and Twitter Live. Maia is a Wine Judge for the Denver International Wine Competition, Drink Pink Vino International Festival, Port and Fortified, and the Pairsine Food and Wine Competitions.  She was a guest panelist for the 2016 Wine Bloggers Conference and was featured in the Women in Wine Issue for  R.H. Drexel’s Loam Baby Volume 6, and was voted as the under over 40  Top African Americans in Wine.  She was also published in SommJourmal with Karen McNeil’s the Status of Women in the Wine Industry.  Swirl Suite and is working on two upcoming podcasts.  She is a former private caterer and events producer.  

Maia is a mom of one, sister to many, friend to food, a semi-tech nerd, TV fanatic, big hair and don’t care fashionista, and entrepreneur. She lives in Denver. She lives to learn and educate people about the wine lifestyle, why because pouring make her happy.