News Updates

Opening General Session – Honoring Fritzi Woods!
Dallas (February 13, 2014) WFF is looking forward to honoring the contributions of Fritzi Woods during General Session on Sunday, March 23! Fritzi was steadfast about the WFF mission and vision, and as a result, she poised our organization to transition into the New WFF that you are experiencing today! Our commitment is to ensure that together with our partners and members we honor her legacy by taking advantage of the momentum she magnified and build an even more impactful future for the foodservice industry. This very special General Session is one that you don’t want to miss; you are sure to be inspired, encouraged, and ready to take on the rest of conference by the power of celebrating together - see you there!

Soledad O’Brien to join Maya Angelou as keynote speaker
Dallas (December 4, 2013) Soledad O’Brien will be joining Maya Angelou this year as a keynote speaker at WFF the WFF 2014 Annual Leadership Development Conference!  An award winning journalist, documentarian, news anchor and producer, Soledad has recently launched Starfish Media Group dedicated to uncovering and producing empowering stories that take a challenging look at the often divisive issues of race, class, wealth, poverty and opportunity through personal stories. We can’t wait to experience these thought leaders with you in March!

Dr. Maya Angelou to Speak at WFF Conference Development Conference
Dallas (November 13, 2013) WFF is excited and proud to announce that Dr. Maya Angelou will be one of the keynote speakers at the WFF 2014 Annual Leadership Development Conference!  Attendees will leave inspired and prepared to take on opportunities for innovative leadership within their organizations as well as for their own personal career development. Hailed as a global renaissance woman, Dr. Angelou is a celebrated poet, memoirist, novelist, educator, dramatist, producer, actress, historian, filmmaker, and civil rights activist. She is a civil rights and feminist icon and an inspiration to us all. Don’t miss this opportunity to develop the competencies and courage necessary to take your career and organization to the next level!

Registration Opens for WFF 2014 Annual Leadership Development Conference
Dallas (September 19, 2013) Registration has opened for the Women’s Foodservice Forum’s 2014 Annual Leadership Development Conference which will be held at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas March 23 – 26, 2014.

Last year’s conference had a record-breaking attendance of 2600 and sold out quickly, so plan today to make sure your team has the opportunity to attend. WFF will kick off the celebration of its 25th anniversary at this special edition, foodservice industry must attend event.