Marina Marchese is the founder and owner of Red Bee® Honey. She has been keeping bees for more than nine years. Red Bee® products can be found in gourmet food shops and in the finest restaurants all over the country. Marina is certified by the American Apitherapy Society, has trained as a Honey Judge at the University of Georgia and serves on the board of the Back Yard Beekeepers Association in CT. She has written for Bee Culture Magazine and The Journal of the American Apitherapy Society. Red Bee® was the cover story of The American Bee Journal in 2004. A graduate of The School of Visual Arts in New York City, she is also an award-winning illustrator and designer.