“We are thrilled to welcome these five distinguished industry leaders to the NRAEF’s Board of Trustees,” Ferdinand E. Metz, CMC, chairman of the Board of Trustees, said in a press release. “They bring tremendous experience and vision to the Board, and their participation further enhances our industry’s position as the cornerstone of career-and-employment opportunities. Their input will undoubtedly help enhance the NRAEF’s three key strategic priorities of risk management, recruitment, and retention.”
Industry News | September 8, 2005
National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation Welcomes New Trustees
Marilyn Benson, senior vice president, partnership management, Diners Club International; Rob Gifford, executive director, Michigan Restaurant Association; Sandy Solmon, founder, president and CEO, Sweet Street Desserts; Zed (Zewditu) Wondemu, president, Zed’s, Inc.; and Kevin Yost, senior vice president, customer & business solutions, Swift & Company have joined the NRAEF Board of Trustees, which comprises prominent leaders of the restaurant and foodservice industry to help advance the industry’s initiatives.