Appetites + Innovation

Napa Valley, CA

Appetites + Innovation Program Summary

Appetites + Innovation (A+I) is an annual invitational leadership forum of 20-25 senior culinary and business leaders in all sectors of retail foodservice. A+I aims to accelerate innovation in the retail foodservice and prepared foods sectors, particularly around culinary cultures and leadership, and recruitment and training of culinary talent. Additionally, a group of retail foodservice professionals make up the A+I Collaborative, bringing their industry and operational insights and expertise to bear on the presentations, topics, and sessions that make up the A+I Forum.


Past Conferences

2018 Appetites + Innovation

2017 Appetites + Innovation

2016 Appetites + Innovation


Premier Gold Corporate Members

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Premier Silver Corporate Members

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Associate Corporate Members

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  • California Table Grape Commission
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  • Okanagan Specialty Fruits
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For sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

For information about sponsorship opportunities, please contact:

Shara Orem
Director – Sponsorship Planning and Outreach, Strategic Initiatives and Advancement

(707) 967-2439