Chapter News

22
Jan
2019

ACF Central Florida Chapter Achievements for 2018

This year, the ACF Central Florida Chapter continued its active commitment to the American Culinary Federation, to the local community, and most importantly to our chapter members. Here are the highlights to our involvement and accomplishments as a chapter for the past year: Notable Goodwill, Donations & Scholarships $1,000 donation to the Edwin Brown Memorial

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18
Dec
2018

HMS Supply Show and the Culinary Chef Challenge

Are You Ready For The Most Amazing Culinary Competition In The Southeast? The Myrtle Beach Chapter of the American Culinary Federation Presents The 15th Annual Hot & Cold Food Competition and 3rd Annual Student Competition. Please Note: An ACF Membership is Not Required for Competition The Hot Food Competition is a Wild Card Category that

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18
Dec
2018

Global Organic Produce Expo 2019

The Global Organic Produce Expo is January 31st through February 2nd in Hollywood, Florida at the Diplomat Resort. We are offering FREE registration for ACF members to attend. Below is the event schedule: Day 1, Thursday, January 31 (optional), 2019 Global Organic Produce Golf Tournament 8:30-12:30pm Welcome Reception 7:30-9:30pm   Day 2, Friday, February 1,

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21
Sep
2018

Announcing the 2018 Culinary Arts Competition Winners

Congratulations to the winners of the 2018 Culinary Arts Competition held during the Florida Restaurant & Lodging Show on September 6th-8th at the Orange County Convention Center. 2018 ACF-SANCTIONED CULINARY ARENA COMPETITIONS Taste of Elegance Pork Signature Recipe Competition: 1st Place Gold Medal: Lance Cook, Hammock Dunes Club 2nd Place Gold Medal: Angel Santiago, Universal

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2
Aug
2018

A Message from our Chapter President

Greetings CFC Chefs, It’s been a very active summer already and I do apologize for the delay in sending out a President’s Message. I recently returned from the ACF National Convention with a delegation from the ACF Central Florida Chapter, and I must tell you it was an exceptional convention. Most of you are aware

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21
Jun
2018

Chef Competitors Wanted!

2018 Culinary Arts Competition The American Culinary Federation’s Central Florida Chapter is excited to host the ACF Culinary Arts Competition again for the 22nd year in a row. This competition takes place during the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Show held on September 6-8, 2018 at the Orange County Convention Center. The ACF CFC Culinary Arts

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28
Mar
2018

What You Missed at the Last Chapter Meeting Event!

At the March Chapter Meeting Event Series (Part 1), we featured two educational demonstrations: “In Search of the Perfect Pizza Crust” with samples from the Big Green Egg and “Getting My Next Job – Online”. Our featured presenters were James Messenger, CEC, former corporate executive chef of Seasons 52 and Jane Frick, Walt Disney World

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12
Mar
2018

FEATURED CHEF ~ Rosanda Williams

Please join us in celebrating Women’s History Month by getting to know the newest member of the ACF Central Florida Chapter’s Board of Directors…Rosanda Williams, Membership Chairwoman. Name: Rosanda Williams Certification: In progress Present Employment: Walt Disney Swan and Dolphin Resort Past Employments: Universal Studios, Private Food Stylist, Hilton Hotels & Resorts Special Awards: 2014

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