ACF 2020 National Convention status update

Wednesday, May 13, 2020 – From an email sent out to the membership today, the ACF is moving to a virtual platform for this year’s National Convention rather than in person. The best part of that is it’s FREE! I will have to edit this post once a link to more information about this event

ACFAZ March 11th Meeting

Join us March 11th for our next meeting at Barry Goldwater High School. Board meeting 3:30 PM General meeting 5 PM+ Google Calendar+ iCal Export Details Date: March 11 Time: 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Organizer ACFAZ, American Culinary Federation Chef’s Association of Arizona Website: https://www.acfaz.org Venue Barry Goldwater High School 2820 W. Rose Garden

Next ACFAZ Meeting, Feb. 4

Capistrano’s Bakery is the location for the February 4 meeting. General meeting, a meal provided, and a bakery tour to follow. Open to all to attend. ACF Members receive 1 CEH for attending. Facebook Event posting. Board Meeting 3:30 pm Membership Meeting 5:00 pm Capistrano’s Bakery 2635 South 24th Street Phoenix, AZ 85034

A Message From your Western Region Vice President

Dear chefs and friends, Which is more valuable to your organization? A. One new member? B. One retained member? The answer is definitely B.  According to Amy Gallo of the Harvard Business Review, “acquiring a new customer is anywhere from five to 25 times more expensive than retaining an existing one.” That’s because it costs more to

October 8th ACFAZ Meeting

Chef Bruce Christensen and Mirabel Golf Club will be hosting the October 8th meeting at Mirabel Golf Club.  A chef demo in the works.  More details to follow. Board Meeting 3:30 PM General Meeting 5 PM This will also be the same location for the pending a AAC dinner. Mirabel Golf Club37100 N Mirabel Club DriveScottsdale,

June 11th ACFAZ Meeting

ACFAZ June Meeting will be on June 11 at the Casino Arizona. Our host for the evening is Executive Chef Andrew Helmadollar. General networking and information sharing, meal will be provided. No charge to attend. Monday, June 11 General Meeting 5 PM – 7 PM Board Meeting 3:30 PM – 4:45 PM Casino Arizona 524