Victor chaired the Freelance Council and served on the Board of Directors, was Co-editor of The Travel Writer for 10 years (when it was a monthly print publication mailed to members), and won a President's Cup in 1990 "For meritorious service to SATW."
Victor's travel features are distributed by two national syndicates to about 100 newspapers throughout the United States and printed in a number of other individual newspapers, and posters on several popular travel websites. These outlets distribute them via social media (Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn, Substack, Pinterest, FourSquare, etc.) and he has his own presence on major social media platforms.
His stories have won numerous awards from SATW, NATJA, and the North American Mature Publishers Association. Victor was named Travel Writer of the Year by the Maryland Office of Tourism and the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism.