71 Results for "Presidents Conference"


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

2013 IFMA Distributor Sales & Marketing Performance Award – Kohl Wholesale

Kohl Wholesale's nutrition and culinary services and propensity to adapt to customers of all sizes are just a couple of the ways the organization demonstrates "immense devotion" to customer service. Read on for more reasons Kohl is a 2013 IFMA Distributor Award winner.

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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

IFMA Presidents Conference 2015 Executive Summary Series

IFMA Presidents Conference 2015 addressed the most critical issues expected to bring massive transformative change to the foodservice industry over the next five years. Dozens of speakers touched on a wealth of topics including geopolitical change, automated foodservice delivery, improved foodservice supplier collaboration with operators, new foodservice marketing strategies needed to address evolving consumer behaviors and much more. View executive summaries covering the most engaging presentations given at the conference.

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Posted by IFMA February 01, 2016
Tagged in: Presidents Conference, Foodservice Events, Sales / Supply Chain, Joint Business Planning (JBP), Insights, Center of Best Practices, Marketing, Executive Summaries, Leadership, Culinary

How The University of Massachusetts is Transforming College and University Dining

Key trends that will shape the immediate future of foodservice can almost always be found on college campuses. Such is the opinion of Ken Toong, executive director, Auxiliary Enterprises at the University of Massachusetts. Mr. Toong spoke at IFMA’s 2015 Presidents Conference and also shared additional insights with Ideas magazine, published by The Boston Globe where he noted several trends to look for include sustainability, local sourcing and animal welfare.

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Posted by IFMA November 13, 2015
Tagged in: Gold & Silver Plate, Presidents Conference, Industry Research, Foodservice Leaders, Operators