78 Results for "Presidents Conference"


Do You Have WIIFW Partnerships With Your Suppliers?

Kate Vitasek shared the Vested® model, of deep collaboration, developed at the University of Tennessee during Presidents Conference 2013. Vested is a mindset of focusing on what's in it for "we" instead of what's in it for me; is a methodology and rules; and is a movement where companies play a different game by adopting new habits and business models.

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Posted by IFMA June 19, 2014
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Presidents Conference, Industry Research, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Distributors, Optimize, Discover, Foodservice Operators, Manufacturer Members, Foodservice Supply Chain

Fifth Annual Educational Foundation Silent Auction

Presidents Conference is around the corner, which means the Fifth Annual IFMA Educational Foundation Silent Auction is also coming up. Find out how you can support the future leaders of foodservice.

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Posted by Ray Welch, President, ThirsTea Corp. July 29, 2013
Tagged in: Small/Midsized Business, Presidents Conference, Educational Foundation, Optimize, Connect

First 50 to register get a copy of "Vested Outsourcing"

Meet supply-chain innovator and author Kate Vitasek at the IFMA/IFDA Presidents Conference, Nov. 3-6, 2013, where you'll hear her approach to reinventing and improving your supplier relationships. The first 50 people to register for Presidents Conference will receive a copy of Kate's book, Vested Outsourcing: Five Rules That Will Transform Outsourcing.

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Posted by IFMA July 12, 2013
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Foodservice Leaders, Channel Partners, Foodservice Events, Video

FOCUS Brands CEO Drives Success through Consumer Experiences Aligned with Operator Brands

One of the foodservice industry's most dynamic executive leaders today is Steve DeSutter, who joined FOCUS Brands, Inc. as their president and CEO in March. Mr. DeSutter will be delivering the opening keynote address at Presidents Conference this November, which is the place where foodservice leaders come to address critical issues affecting our industry. His presentation will address how consumer experiences with operator brands are a key area of focus that leads to success. 

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Posted by October 02, 2014
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Foodservice Leaders, Connect, Foodservice Operators

2013 IFMA Distinguished Industry Achievement Award – Tom Zatina

Foodservice veteran Tom Zatina is not only president of McLane Foodservice and the 2013 board chairman of the International Foodservice Distributors Association, but also a 2013 IFMA Distributor Award winner. Find out how he's gotten to where he is today.

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Posted by Caroline Perkins, president of The Foodservice Content Company October 10, 2013
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Distinguished Foodservice Awards, Distributor Awards, Supply Chain Partners