The 8th Annual FARE Conference—The Business of Food
The most significant event where the brightest minds across every foodservice channel gather

During a riveting three-day conference, FARE breaks up the escalating food fight between foodservice channels to present insights into how peers in other worlds deal with problems and opportunities found in every quadrant of the foodservice universe. FARE gathers foodservice executives, menu planners, chefs and many more from every channel of grab-and-go foodservice, from quick-service restaurants to fast-casual concept, c-stores, travel concessions, hospital cafes and college food shops and more!

While everyone is competing for the same foodservice dollar, everyone can gain insight from across the aisle. And FARE provides a unique opportunity to benchmark, learn and network with the most progressive leaders from inside and outside the foodservice industry.

David Cooper

Captain Sig Hansen
F/V Northwestern

Paul Jankowski
Founder and Chief Strategist, New Heartland Group

Leon Panetta
Former U.S. Secretary of Defense & Co-Founder, Panetta Institute for Public Policy

FARE's Leaders in Foodservice awards exemplifies the cross-channel education and networking that happens at FARE. It is a way to honor different types of operations and bring them together for a best-in-channel panel discussion. Honorees balance culinary creativity with a greater business plan; exemplify the evolution and potential of foodservice; and are already seen as leaders within their respective channels. Please join us in a special General Session honoring the winners of this prestigious award:

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