Strong Presence Needed At Long Island Hearing To Set Tone For Tip Credit Fight

The first hearing the Department of Labor will be holding is on the possible elimination of the tip credit. Originally, these hearings were slated to begin in mid-March. However, due to a scheduling conflict, these hearings were shifted until April 20, which makes Farmingdale, Long Island the first hearing location.
2018 NYC Hospitality Alliance Awards

Restaurant and Bar Industry Stars Honored At 2018 NYC Hospitality Alliance Awards

NYC Hospitality Alliance Executive Director Andrew Rigie welcomed over 800 guests and 47 honorees to TAO Downtown for the 2018 NYC Hospitality Alliance Awards on Monday, April 9th. This annual event showcased the best in cuisine, cocktails and culture, paying homage to the restaurants, bars, and professionals...
National Restaurant Association Show

National Restaurant Association Show Advance Registration to Close Friday, April 6

It’s getting down to the wire: there are only two days left to save $40 on registration for the National Restaurant Association Show 2018. Early-bird registration is still available for $79, but starting Saturday, April 7 through the close of the Show on May 22, registration increases to $119.
SHFM Critical Issues Conference

SHFM Critical Issues Conference Set To Take Centerstage At NYU

Metro New York and the nation’s leading Client Liaisons, Self-Operators, Contractors and Integrated Facility Managers are set to gather for the annual SHFM Critical...
25th Annual IRFSNY

Thousands Of Qualified Industry Professionals Attend 25th Annual IRFSNY

From March 4-6, thousands of chefs, industry leaders, owners and operators from the restaurant and foodservice industry networked and conducted business with 550 exhibiting companies during the 25th Annual IRFSNY. The trade show offered a collection of the best new food, equipment and technology...
NYC Hospitality Alliance Awards 2017 Winners

NYC Hospitality Alliance Announces Honorees for 3rd Annual Awards Ceremony

The New York City Hospitality Alliance, a membership nonprofit association representing restaurants and nightlife establishments throughout the five boroughs, announced honorees for its 3rd Annual Awards. The ceremony and cocktail party will take place at TAO Downtown on April 9, 2018 from 6:30pm-10:00pm.
Mediterranean Diet Roundtable

The Mediterranean Diet Roundtable Goes to Yale

The Mediterranean Diet Roundtable (MDR) will be held at Yale University in New Haven on June 25-26. This exclusive event will offer once again the possibility of tasting and learning about products distinctive of the Mediterranean Diet, while networking and getting inspired.
Best New Products at IRFSNY 2018

Best New Products At IRFSNY 2018 Announced

While thousands of new products were introduced during this week's International Restaurant & Foodservice Show of New York at the Javits Center, several awards for Best New Products at IRFSNY 2018 were presented...
2018 IRFSNY Center Stage International Restaurant Show

IRFSNY 2018 Set To Offer Expanded Seminar Slate

“The International Restaurant Show is more than a trade show, it is the must attend event for industry professionals to learn, network and connect. We encourage everyone to check out the education program and special events planned.”
Tom Loughran

Tom Loughran, Vice President/Show Director, IRFSNY Show

For nearly 20 years of his career in trade shows, Tom Loughran has an insightful perspective on the coming changes for the food industry in New York as well as the rest of the country for 2018.