San Francisco, California
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BCAGlobal Announces the 13th Annual Global Food & Wine Experience
Friday May 5th 2017 7pm - 10pm @ Guastavino's 409 E. 59th Street
"Food is our common ground, a universal experience" - James Beard
For the 13th time, BCA Global brings you a chance to sophisticate your artisanal palette and explore the world of culinary arts. This event is for true foodies and adventurous connoisseurs, who love, respect and passionately support everyone’s favorite industry.
At our event, you will enjoy culinary samples paired with wine & spirits from respectable restaurants, caterers, winemakers, spirit distributors and outlets from around the world. More than 50 distinguished and rising talents will unveil the latest trends in food and wine. As a sneak preview, here are just a few of the exhibitors that will be present:
You will be surprised to discover a wide range of unique and delightful artists who will be at the event to serve you their most tasteful and creative dish.
By attending our event, not only will you be exposed to the finest cuisines and drinks, you will also be part of the collective effort to build diversity in the culinary arts and hospitality. The world now has the luxury of enjoying unique and creative cuisines inspired by various cultures thanks to the passionate professionals from all backgrounds who bring every element of who they are into their menu.
This year one estimable professional would be the recipient of our Vision in Wine award: George Carbonell from Empire Merchants, a New Yorker and has been serving as a role model in the wine and spirits industry. He deserves to be honored for empowering young, aspirational professionals of color by his leadership.
BCA Global is dedicated to celebrating and advancing such diversity in food, wine and hospitality industry and nurturing these talents – across all ethnicities, cultures and genders - to achieve their fullest potential. We also support unique passions of those who are committed to improving consumption of healthy and organic food. Please feel free to check out our programs which impact tomorrow’s diverse talent in the largest industry in the nation here.
We are one of very few nonprofits in the world that advocates for diversity in this food industry we all can’t live without. So please come join us with your favorite food buddies and eat and drink merrily for a darn good cause!
***Dress code is Business Casual***
For more information or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities please contact BCAGlobal at email@example.com or (212) 643-6570.
These photos are from last year's 12th annual food and wine event
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The BCA is a nationwide non-profit, educational and networking organization of hospitality and food service professionals. Incorporated as a 501(c)(3) in 1998, our mission is to create exposure and provide educational and professional opportunities for culinary and hospitality professionals of color. We accomplish this objective by providing quality educational and employment resources, job coaching, mentoring and assistance with placement, and networking support. Additionally, the BCA exposes inner-city high school students to the culinary arts through a series of workshops that serve to introduce culinary arts as a viable career option.