FROM THE MANAGING EDITOR
Education Key to Maintaining Expertise

CHAIRMAN's MESSAGE
Leaders Skilled in Educating Themselves are Better Prepared for Disruption

MISSION FORWARD
Industry-Specific Education Completes Strategic Plan

MEMBER NEWS

On the Move

TriMark USA announces retirement of Executive Vice President Marty Monnat.

FER and FE&S Honor FEDA Dealers

KatTom Restaurant Supply, Curtis Restaurant Equipment, Central Restaurant Supply to receive awards this May.

Conference Discussion Moderator Announced

Zoomba Group’s Kathy Langlois to guide Friday panel with Kelli Valade, Jim Contardi, and Josef Matosevic.

Member Q&A: Skelton's

Family operated Skelton's has served Central Ohio since 1954.

Applications Available for New FEDA Gold Awards Recognition

Gold Awards Dinner kicking off FEDA 2020 Annual Conference.

TriMark USA Announces New Stores in California

TriMark USA is celebrating two new Chefs’ Toys store openings this month.

On the Move 2 17 20

Alto-Shaam announces Ben Leingang as a corporate executive chef.

DDI System to Host Live Webinar

New hire David Greene will host a live webinar Thursday, Feb. 6, 11 am ET.

Vulcan Hires Senior Manager for Consultant Services

Dan Montgomery brings 30 years of ITW experience to role.

Gator Chef Opens Second Chicago Location

New 7,500-square-foot showroom features new and used smallwares.

2020 FEDA Annual Conference

Chairman's Message
The FEDA Annual Conference is the Premier Place to Share Challenges and Develop New Ideas

Our Will to Win
Shark Tank's Robert Herjavec Conference Keynote to Discuss the Skills Needed to Keep Pace With Change

Gold Awards Dinner to Honor Innovation and Success
Six Awards Will Recognize Achievements of FEDA Members and Partners, Kicking Off the 2020 Annual Conference

Insights into Operators
Taco Bell Division CEO Mark King to Explain the Changing Needs of Restaurants at the FEDA Annual Conference

LEARN Sessions Aim for Actionable Insights
Conference Programs Designed to Engage Distributors and Dealers Around Shared Challenges

Building Leadership
YILs Engage with Industry Chiefs at FEDA Conference as They Learn to Lead the Way


INDUSTRY INSIGHTS
Investing in Your Workforce

UID EVOLVING WITH DISTRIBUTION CHALLENGES 
Event Engages Participants to Think About Tomorrow

LEARN INSTITUTE PRODUCT EDUCATION    
FEDA's Learn Institute Can Raise Your Product IQ

THE DIGITAL REVOLUTION: JOIN THE FRAY  
How to Effectively Leverage Digial Marketing
 
THE AGENDA — INDUSTRY TECH COMMITTEE 
Agreement Brings AutoQuotes, FEDA Closer

THE AGENDA — FEDA YOUNG INDUSTRY LEADERS    
Heritage Parts CEO Discusses Responding to Disruption
 
THE AGENDA — FEDA EDUCATION COMMITTEE  
Learn Institute Introduce Online Learning and Communities

OUT OF THE BOX
AI is Making Automatically Written Company Reports a Reality

OPERATIONS
Constructing a Central Source of Information

OPERATIONS  
NextGen Sales Tools