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AHF-NY Summer Cruise 2018


etro New York’s leading Healthcare foodservice executives took to the high seas last month for their annual cruise

around Manhattan on the Spirit Cruise lines. The yearly AHFNY networking cruise brought some 70 plus industry professionals together for a night of revelry. With perfect weather making for smooth seas AHFNY also attended to some serious business. The association used the get together to install its new slate of officers on the top deck. Brookdale University Hospital & Medical Center’s Patrick LaMont was inauguNY Harbor Healthcare System’s Mimi Wang (2nd-R) welrated as the chapter’s

new president elect. The group also welcomed a pair of new board members as Tatanisha Peets of Memorial Sloan Kettering and NY Presbyterian/Cornell’s Michael Williams. AHF - New York’s goal is to play a key role on the journey to health and wellness. As healthcare foodservice self-operators, the group understands the important alignment between nutrition and healing. The chapter’s mission is to de-

velop leaders and raise the bar for foodservice in New York’s self-operated facilities, whether acute or long-term care. Its members are directors, managers, dietitians and chefs. AHF-NY provides professional growth through focused education - the programming that drives productivity, innovation and patient satisfaction from within all facets of the foodservice department, from patient meals to staff dining to retail concepts.

comed a large party of guests

(L to R)) Memorial Sloan Kettering’s Tatanisha Peets and Veronica McClymont flank current AHF-NY president Andria Coleman

AHF-NY cruise guests included M. Tucker’s Marc Fuchs (1st –L), Fresh and Tasty’s Peter Fernandez (3rd-L) and Michael Posternak (2nd-R)

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A top deck ceremony installing Patrick LaMont and a new slate of officers were among the highlights of the yearly event

(L to R) Imperial Dade’s Dan Plaut and incoming AHF president Partrick LaMont of Brookdale Medical.