SEPTEMBER 23–25, 2024

Virginia Miller

Virginia Miller
Founder, The Perfect Spot

Founding The Perfect Spot in 2007, Virginia Miller is the West North America Chair for The World's 50 Best, has been Zagat SF editor, SF Guardian restaurant critic and Table8 National Editor/VP of Content.

Published in over 60 international publications, she regularly covers dining, restaurants, travel, spirits, cocktails and bars globally at Distiller Magazine,, Bob Cut, American Whiskey Magazine, The Bold Italic, Time Out, Gin Magazine, Where Traveler, Google’s Touringbird, Food Republic, Whisky Magazine, Thrillist, Cocktail Lovers, Alaska Airlines, to name a few.

She’s visited over 11,000 restaurants and 20,000 bars around the world. She leads drink classes, judges for many cocktail competitions and on many international awards panels in dining, spirits, cocktails and bars, including The World’s 50 Best, SF World Spirits Competition, IWSC (spirits) in the UK, Tales of the Cocktail Spirited Awards, a lead spirits judge at American Distilling Institute (ADI) and Whiskies of the World, Good Food Awards, and more.