- Shirley Fong-Torres
Shirley Fong-Torres is a chef, tour operator, and popular travel and food writer based in
San Francisco, California.
Fong-Torres, the sister of
Ben Fong-Torresis a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley. Early in her career she worked at Levi Straussand taught middle school. She later founded Wok Wiz Chinatown Tours, which offers cultural and culinary themed tours to locals and tourists. [cite news|date=April 23, 2003|title=SARS scare hurts business in Chinatowns|author=Jim Hopkins|publisher=USA Today|accessdate=2008-01-28|url=http://www.usatoday.com/news/nation/2003-04-24-chinatown-usat_x.htm] One of her popular tours is "I can't believe I ate my way through Chinatown." Fong-Torres' food-obsessed travels with her bi-polar bear Wroburlto are consolidated at Postcardsforyou.com.
* [http://www.wokwiz.com wokwiz.com] - official site
* [http://www.postcardsforyou.com/shirleyfongindex.html postcardsforyou.com]
* [http://www.roadandtravel.com/celebrities/wokwiz.htm "The Pied Piper of Chinatown"]
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