Jason Horn is a Los Angeles-based writer, editor and communications professional with more than a decade of experience focused on drinks, food and travel. He currently writes for Playboy, HGTV.com, TravelChannel.com and Garden & Gun, and has previously worked on staff at Liquor.com, CHOW.com, Cooking Light and Cottage Living. He co-founded the FoodBlogSouth conference, which has been taken over by the Southern Foodways Alliance and is now known as Food Media South. On the PR/marketing side, he serves as Southern California brand ambassador for Brovo Spirits and formerly managed national media relations for FEW Spirits. In his free time, you can often find him throwing rocks on ice as a member of the Hollywood Curling Club. Follow him on Twitter and Instagram @messyepicure.