TOM LOUGHRAN - 2017 WESTERN FOODSERVICE & HOSPITALITY EXPO AUGUST 27-29
The Western Foodservice & Hospitality Expo, the premier 3-day event encompassing everything for restaurant and foodservice professionals, was named to the 2017 list of Top 100 Events in Southern California by BizBash magazine. From August 27-29, at the Los Angeles Convention Center, professionals in the industry are invited to join 8,000+ peers, and have access to the hottest menu trends, state of the art design and decor, the best in business education and 500 of the leading vendors and purveyors dedicated to serving the restaurant & foodservice community -- all under one roof. The trade show and conference is produced by Urban Expositions and sponsored by the California Restaurant Association.
Highlights for the show include the presentation of the prestigious Torch Award; The Culinary Clash: Battle LA; Food Trends Experience; the Beer, Wine & Spirits Pavilion; Japan Pavilion; Key Buyer Alliance; the Education Station; Sabor Latino and much more. The trade show's floor will feature 500+ leading restaurant and foodservice vendors and purveyors.
All attendees have access to 30+ free education sessions, part of the Ferdinand Metz Foodservice Forum, providing the gold-standard, industry-leading educational content that is practical and relevant for today's foodservice professional. Industry leaders deliver real, applicable business lessons, the latest information on trends and best practices in the market, and their own opinions of what creates success. The show will be held Sunday, August 27, 2017 from 11am-5pm; Monday, August 28, 2017 from 11am-5pm; and Tuesday, August 29, 2017 from 11am-4pm.
TURNER CLASSIC MOVIES' NEWEST HOST TIFFANY VAZQUEZ - KICK BACK AND RELAX FOR SUMMER UNDER THE STARS!
KICK BACK AND RELAX FOR SUMMER UNDER THE STARS!
TALK WITH TURNER CLASSIC MOVIES' NEWEST HOST TIFFANY VAZQUEZ ABOUT YOUR FAVORITE TIMELESS FILMS AND MATINEE IDOLS
What better way to enjoy the lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer than Summer Under the Stars! TCM’s celebration of classic films and movie stars features a different star and their greatest flicks every day in August. Highlights from this year’s programming include Robert Mitchum’s 100th Birthday celebration and programming dedicated to Elvis on the 40th anniversary of his death. This year, 11 new stars receive their first Summer Under the Stars salute - including Vanessa Redgrave, Sandra Dee and Leslie Caron. Fans can interact with the programming via an interactive calendar of the stars, online quizzes and live tweeting events. Two nights were programmed by TCM’s fanclub, Backlot.
ANDRES DE ARMAS - SENIOR VP OF SALES AT ADT - COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT IN NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF TOWN WATCH FOR 34TH ANNUAL NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
Through a partnership with the National Association of Town Watch (NATW), ADT employees in the local area will team up with their neighborhood groups, municipalities and law enforcement agencies to raise awareness for crime prevention and generate support for local, anti-crime programs.
Taking place August 1, 2017, the NATW’s 34th Annual National Night Out is an initiative that engages over 38 million people and more than 16,000 communities from all 50 states. National Night Out features cookouts, outdoor movies, safety fairs and beyond to help educate communities on ways to protect and secure their homes and neighborhoods.
Citizens that attend can engage their local leaders and law enforcement officials to educate themselves on how to better protect and secure their homes and neighborhoods, while also learning valuable safety tips.