Wendy is Condé Nast Traveler's Director of Consumer News and Digital Community. She has written the magazine's practical advice column The Perrin Report since 1996 and is considered an authority on consumer travel issues. Her feature "The Fabulous 50" was a finalist for a National Magazine Award, the magazine industry's most prestigious editorial honor. She has received the Travel Journalist of the Year award conferred by the American Society of Travel Agents. And her exposé about medical care on cruise ships won an investigative journalism award in the Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition sponsored by the Society of American Travel Writers Foundation.