Category Archives: News and Other Happenings

S.Pellegrino Launches the 4th Edition of S.Pellegrino Young Chef

S.Pellegrino announces the latest edition of its international culinary competition with this year’s theme of finding the next generation of young chefs who pioneer the use of gastronomy as a device for social change
The impact of gastronomy is now being … Continue reading

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SHE WEEK Las Vegas

SHE Beverage Company’s First Annual Women’s Convention

SHE Beverage Company, Inc., the female owned and operated craft beer brewery and beverage company brings us SHE WEEK; their first ever annual women’s convention and seminar featuring world renowned author and speaker Lucinda Bassett, … Continue reading

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T-Mobile Hosts Trailblazing Entrepreneurs in its Signature Series

The mobile provider’s in-store events feature a variety of diverse trailblazers re-defining success in a modern digital world.
The T-Mobile store located at Stockton and Ellis in San Francisco is set to end its “Signature Series” on a musical note as … Continue reading

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IFTNEXT Food Disruption Challenge Now Accepting Applications

Applications to participate in the Institute of Food Technologists’ (IFT) second annual IFTNEXT Food Disruption Challenge™ competition opened today and will remain open through January 10, 2019. As part of IFT’s mission to encourage entrepreneurism and innovation, the IFTNEXT Food Disruption Challenge™ is designed to help … Continue reading

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The American Pavilion in Cannes Accepting Student & Culinary Applications for 2019

The American Pavilion at the Cannes International Film Festival offers university students a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to attend most prestigious film festival in the world.
Festival’s only officially sanctioned worldwide student program open to film, business, hospitality/events majors.
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GoDaddy and Ayesha Curry Join Forces to Empower Entrepreneurs

GoDaddy Inc., the world’s largest cloud platform dedicated to small, independent ventures, has signed Ayesha Curry, one of the most successful food entrepreneurs in the world. Together, GoDaddy and Ayesha will work together to inspire entrepreneurs, makers and independent do-ers to … Continue reading

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San Francisco International Wine Competition Now Accepting 2018 Entries

38th Annual Blind Judging of Global Acclaim Returns

Entries are now officially open for the 38th annual San Francisco International Wine Competition (SFIWC), the largest and most influential event of its kind, which will be held this November 17-19 at Hotel Nikko (222 Mason St.) … Continue reading

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Governor Brown Signs Bill to Permit Sidewalk Vending Across California

On September 17, Governor Brown signed the Safe Sidewalk Vending Act (Senate Bill 946), prohibiting criminal penalties for sidewalk vending and treating vendors like other businesses in the state.
“With Senate Bill 946 we can start seeing sidewalk vendors for who they are … Continue reading

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