2019 IFMA’s 65th Annual Gold & Silver Plate Awards Celebration

IFMA's 65th Annual Gold & Silver Plate Awards Celebration
May 18, 2019
Marriott Marquis, Chicago at McCormick Place
2121 S Prairie Ave.
Chicago, IL 60616


Often called "The Academy Awards of Foodservice," the Gold & Silver Plate Awards have been considered the industry's most prestigious honors since its creation in 1954. IFMA’s 65th annual Gold & Silver Plate Awards Celebration will recognize nine operator individuals who have proven to be the most outstanding and innovative talents in the foodservice industry.

In conjunction with the National Restaurant Association’s “Legends Award”, the Women’s Foodservice Forum’s “Women in Manufacturing Award”, and for the first time at this event, the Specialty Food Association’s “sofi Awards”. This event is truly THE industry’s “must-see” and “be-seen” celebration of the year.

Evenings Events:

5:30 - 6:30p Cocktail Hour

6:30 – 8:30p Dinner & Awards Program

8:30p Dessert Lounge, including drinks and live music

Don’t miss the event of the year; reserve your table now!

Table/Ticket Cost:

Companies purchasing full tables will be recognized at the Gold & Silver Plate Celebration

  • Table of 10: $4,995
  • Individual Ticket: $595
  • Operators are complimentary (select “Operator Invited Guest” when registering)

Cancellation Policy:
Due to high-demand and limited seating, this event is non-refundable.

Formal dress is highly recommended.

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