2017 Inductee, Mark Fisher; Journalist at Cox Media Group
With over 30 years of print journalism experience, Mark Fisher is the first reporter to be named to the Ohio Wine Hall of Fame. Fisher currently serves as the retail and restaurant reporter for Dayton Daily news, a Cox Media Group news source.
Since 1989, he has authored the Taste of Wine column for Dayton Daily News. He started Uncorked in 2005 and was one of the first daily wine columnists to launch a wine blog. In 2008, he established Taste, a food and dining blog.
Fisher's work has appeared in a number of national and area wine tourism publications and websites including Ohio Magazine and WineEnthusiast.com. He has also served a judge for the Ohio Wine Competition, the Indy International Wine Competition, and the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Wine Competition.