Yana Petkova has graduated from the Austrian Wine Academy - branch of British Wine & Spirit Education Trust. She lectures in courses on tasting and wine culture, has created the only Bulgarian online wine encyclopaedia - www.Vinoto.com. Yana is wine writer, consultant and merchant of wine for connoisseurs.
She is among the founders of the Bulgarian wine writers’ club - Vinen Nabludatel - and participates in tasting panels at Divino website, Bacchus Magazine (2007-2009) and Vinitaly. Yana is one of the founders of the Bulgarian Wine Academy.