Membership

IFMA's Membership Committee is comprised of the members of the Board of Directors and is chaired by a member of the Board. The Membership Committee is dedicated to driving long-term growth in membership. In addition, the Board provides referrals for membership solicitations. 

2014 IFMA Board of Directors Announced

We are pleased to announce the 2014 IFMA Board of Directors! Loren Kimura, President & Chief Executive Officer, Basic American Foods has been elected as chairman of the board. And 6 new faces have been added to this group of diverse foodservice leaders.  

June: Welcome IFMA's New Members

Each month we highlight the newest companies that make up IFMA's diverse membership community. This month Bel Brands USA has joined IFMA. Read on to learn about their background and specialty.

May: Welcome IFMA's New Members

Each month we highlight the newest companies that make up IFMA's diverse membership community. This month the E.A. Sween Company has joined IFMA. Read on to learn about their background and specialty.

April: Welcome IFMA's New Members

Each month we highlight the newest companies that make up IFMA's diverse membership community. This month's new members are Chicken of the Sea Int'l, High Liner Foods and PadillaCRT. Read on to learn about their background and specialty.

Annual Foodservice Ashore Solutions Event. Success.

IFMA hosted the annual "Foodservice Ashore Solutions", an enterprise-wide training opportunity for MWR (Morale, Welfare and Recreation) foodservice professionals, on June 9-12 at Navy Base Point Loma in San Diego, California. Foodservice demonstrations and samplings were featured, along with guest speakers from IFMA, Disney, the Kruse Company and Datassential.         

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.