Presidents Conference is the place "Where Leaders Meet." IFMA and IFDA come together to co-host this premier, top-to-top forum for senior-level operators, distributors and manufacturers. The annual invite-only strategic forum features major research on key supply-chain issues, deep dive discussions to help attendees gain in-depth key learnings on critical issues and networking opportunities for foodservice channel partners.
- Senior leaders and decision-makers representing national and regional chains, distributors and manufacturers
- Top management at companies that help support the industry
- Ambitious up-and-coming leaders throughout the industry
What attendees say about Presidents Conference:
"We enjoyed the education, social events and most of all, the networking. We had great conversations with numerous manufacturers on how we can work together to better serve our customers." - Ken Toong, Executive Director, Auxiliary Enterprises, University of Massachusetts Amherst and 2013 IFMA Silver Plate winner
The Distributor Awards are presented each year at Presidents Conference. The awards acknowledge distributor leadership and overall excellence within the foodservice industry.
Members-Only & Operator Event
JW Marriott Desert Ridge Resort
5350 East Marriott Drive
Phoenix, AZ 85054