Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America (WSWA) is the national trade organization that represents wine and spirits distributors and wholesalers in the U.S. Headquartered in Washington D.C, it has 330 member companies in 50 states and the District of Columbia. It is an industry trade organization founded in 1943 to represent its members' interests before governmental regulatory bodies, executive agencies, and the courts. It is aimed to advance the interests and independence of wholesale distributors and brokers of wine and spirits. Members of the organization have sold over 70 percent of wines and spirits in U.S. It also hosts conferences for members and provides educational and social responsibility information.