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


For 65 years the IFMA Gold & Silver Plate Awards have been the industry’s most iconic foodservice celebration. This historic annual event is where distinguished industry peers mix, mingle and lavish praise on the most notable operator achievements. Join us as we celebrate and honor operators in nine categories who have gone above and beyond to set a new standard of excellence. Be there as one Silver Plate Award winner is named the 2019 Gold Plate recipient for overall industry excellence.

Continuing the celebration, several other individuals and organizations will be honored through the National Restaurant Association “Legends Award”, the Specialty Food Association “Sofi Award”, and the Women’s Foodservice Forum (WFF) “Women in Manufacturing Award”.

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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