Board of Directors

IFMA's Board of Directors represents a diverse group of manufacturers from across the foodservice industry. Their leadership contributes to  everything the Association does from the formulation of strategic plans and committees that reflect the needs and interests of the membership.

Crave-ability, SCORES, and SNAP

At the July Board Meeting on July 21st, Jack Li from Datassential made a presentation on a look at the types of foods and beverages consumers want, based on SCORES™ concept ratings for every new major chain item & LTO.  Plus a look at SNAP™, a new tool that enables anyone to access the insights they need through a single, simple search box.



Data Theft is Rampant - Don’t be the Next Data Breach Statistic

At the July Board Meeting on July 21st, Jeff Schroeder & John Bianchini from Bluefin Payment Systems made a presentation on data theft and how Bluefin’s payment solutions strike the perfect balance of meeting customer demands for paying anytime, anywhere, with the security that allows your Executive team to sleep at night.


IFMA July Board of Directors Presentation

The second meeting of the 2015 Board of Directors was held on July 20th - 21st at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park, NY. See what was discussed.

Oct 12

Strategic Issues Series: Back To School

Back To School: A deep dive into the current K-12 segment and how the manufacturers are sure to get the passing grade. 

The Strategic Issues Series is a complimentary IFMA Manufacturer Members-only forum that focuses on issues that are top of mind for foodservice manufacturers. There is no additional cost to attend, as this event is included in the Member’s annual dues. From GPOs to The Distributor of the Future, the series brings to light critical challenges and how manufacturers can take advantage of them to create growth opportunities.