71 Results for "Foodservice Leaders"
As executive chairman of The Futures Company, J. Walker Smith is considered one of the leading analysts on consumer trends. Mr. Smith noted in a January/February 2014 Restaurant Briefing article that consumers are demonstrating less interest in controlling how operators bring their concepts to market; rather, they want the industry to understand them and take the lead in creating concepts and products they want. Learn more about key trends Mr. Smith envisions for the foodservice industry. Attend COEX 2015 March 1-4 in Las Vegas to hear Mr. Smith share these visions in person.
Posted by IFMA December 15, 2014
Tagged in: COEX, Foodservice Leaders, Foodservice Operators
Every month, IFMA's Small & Midsized Business (SMB) community hosts a discussion with industry experts, trading partners or operator customers. John Koncki, Director of R&D at CKE Restaurants, will be joining the SMB community call and discussing how small and midsized businesses can work with the restaurant chain.
Posted by IFMA May 18, 2015
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Foodservice Leaders, Foodservice Operators, Manufacturer Members
John C. Metz, Jr. took home the Gold Plate award at the 59th Annual Gold & Silver Plate Celebration, May 20 in Chicago.
Posted by IFMA May 21, 2013
Tagged in: Gold & Silver Plate, Foodservice Leaders, Distinguished Foodservice Awards, Operators
Every month, IFMA's Small & Midsized Business (SMB) community hosts a discussion with industry experts, trading partners or operator customers. In November, Jamie Carawan, Senior Director of Culinary and Innovation at On The Border Mexican Grill & Cantina spoke to us about his business.
Posted by IFMA November 17, 2014
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Distributors
2015 Silver Plate Winner Kat Cole, group president of FOCUS Brands Inc., was included in a Medium.com post entitled "10 Stories of Inspiring Women from the Restaurant Industry You Need to Know." The story reports on the restaurant industry today and how it has more women in management and ownership positions than any other industry. Learn more about Ms. Cole and how to celebrate her induction into IFMA's class of 2015 Silver Plate Winners in Chicago on May 18.
Posted by IFMA March 26, 2015
Tagged in: Gold & Silver Plate, Foodservice Leaders, Operators