Long Island IFT Dinner Meetings

The Long Island IFT is a separate Section of IFT. Visit their website at www.longislandift.org.
We will post their upcoming dinner meetings on this page.

Long Island IFT Dinner Meeting
Monday, June 4, 2018

Date:          Monday, June 4, 2018
6:00 pm cash bar, networking       |  7:00 pm Dinner        |  7:45 pm Speaker
Title:         IFT: Your Resource for Today’s Changing Landscape
Speaker:   Tom Foley, CAE, VP Membership & Customer Development for IFT
Venue:      The Inn at New Hyde Park, 214 Jericho Turnpike, New Hyde Park, NY 11040
Reservations:     Contact Carol Zamojcin at 516-352-5772, anytime before Fri. June 1

Since 1939, IFT has been advancing the science of food and its application across the global food system by creating a dynamic forum where individuals from more than 95 countries can collaborate, network, learn, and contribute toward innovative solutions for the benefit of people around the world. IFT’s Vice President of Membership & Customer Development, Tom Foley, will provide updates on new programs and initiatives IFT is focusing on to benefit its broad network of members and countries.

About Tom Foley: Tom serves as Vice President , Membership and Customer Development for IFT. In his current role he is charged with providing a strategic leadership in the areas of member/customer development and engagement, through proactive outreach and in-person visits to both Sections (chapters) and key accounts ( members, companies, and universities). Additional responsibilities include oversight of section administration, data integrity and IFT Central Customer Service Center, IFT Central.

Prior to joining, IFT, Mr. Foley served as Senior Director of Member Services and Business Development for the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA). In his 3 years with PCMA, he worked to drive member and customer engagement by building community among members and nonmembers. Foley’s leadership resulted in the organization achieving its highest membership base and dues revenue in the history of the organization. He also was charged with the development and oversight of all sales of PCMA products and resources such as captured content from events, publications like Professional Meetings Management, and programs such as the CASE Certificate Program, CMP Online. Professional achievements include receiving his Certified Association Executive (CAE) Certification from the American Society of Association Executives in 2008, and in 2014 he was honored as a Forty under 40 by Association Forum of Chicagoland and USAE.  Mr. Foley is a graduate of Loras College, receiving a Bachelor’s Degree in Communication Arts.

To make a reservation contact Carol Zamojcin at 516-352-5772. When calling, please leave your name, company name, email address, and phone number.