The Annual IFMA Gold & Silver Plate Awards enables the industry to honor the nation's top operator talent. Annually, through a rigorous jury process, IFMA grants Silver Plate Awards in up to nine operator categories and honors one winner with the prestigious Gold Plate Award on the night of the Celebration.
Often called "The Academy Awards of Foodservice," the Gold & Silver Plate Awards have been considered one of the industry's most prestigious honors since its creation in 1954.
- Leaders from every operator segment, manufacturers and industry partners
- Industry legends, including members of the Gold & Silver Plate Society
The Annual Gold & Silver Plate Awards provides an abundance of sponsorship opportunities, allowing companies to promote their brand and pay tribute to leading foodservice operators voted best in their class.