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The Mazars Food and Beverage Executive Forum is the premiere Food & Beverage Industry event in the New Jersey/New York metropolitan market. Last year’s 2017 New Jersey event brought together over 100 food and beverage senior executives for an evening to network and to hear from leading industry panelists. Past speakers have included food company executives from AeroFarms, Banza, Deep Foods, Gary's Wine and Marketplace, Gellert Global Group, Goya FoodsImperial Bag & Paper, Schreiber Foods International, Villa Restaurant Group, and Wakefern Food Corp. to name a few.  Scroll down to register and join us on May 8, 2018 at the Pleasantdale Cheateau in West Orange, NJ.
Based on the terrific response at our 2017 New York and Pennsylvania Food and Beverage Executives Forums, we are introducing an Emerging Companies Contest during our 2018 New Jersey event. Innovative and emerging companies will compete for bragging rights and a $1000 cash prize!  Scroll down for more information and see if your company is eligible to enter.

Meet our Panel

Didier Amiel
White Toque, Inc.
Jeff George
Vice President-Research and Development
Campbell Meals & Beverages
Lindsey Inserra
Vice President of Corporate Health and Wellness
Inserra Supermarkets
Judith A. Spires
Chairman and CEO
KB US Holdings, Inc.

Why You Should Attend

Stay informed on key industry issues and trends
Gain valuable perspective from leading experts
Share best practices
Network with industry peers

Event Details


Pleasantdale Chateau
757 Eagle Rock Ave
West Orange, NJ 07052 


Date and Time

Tuesday, May 8, 2018
5:00 - 9:00pm ET

Join Us

Emerging Companies Contest
Based on the terrific response at our 2017 New York and Pennsylvania Food and Beverage Executives Forums, this year we are introducing a contest during the Mazars USA New Jersey Food and Beverage Executive Forum for emerging companies looking to gain exposure. Selected contestants will be allowed to display a table of their product(s). During the networking and cocktail hours, guests will be able to stop by each table and vote for their favorite company. The display rooms can hold up to approximately ten (10) tables and contestants will be chosen based on the quality of responses in their entry form and on a first come, first serve basis. The winner will receive a $1000 prize. Check out this year's participants below! 

About Mazars USA Food & Beverage

Mazars USA provides food and beverage companies with the specialized expertise required to venture further in this dynamic industry environment. The more than 200 leading food and beverage manufacturers, distributors, restaurants and importers who call us their trusted advisors are a testament to our deep market knowledge and global capabilities. We give you a competitive edge to maximize results. For more information about our services visit: www.mazarsusa.com/fb.

Our 2018 Sponsors

At JPMorgan Chase Commercial Banking, we provide credit and financing, treasury services, international banking and real estate services to a variety of business between $20 million and $2 billion, including corporations, institutions, governments and real estate investors. JPMorgan Chase is a leading global financial institution, with a history dating back more than 200 years. Currently we have assets of $2.6 trillion dollars with more than 240,000 employees operating in 60 countries. We’re part of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. (NYSE: JPM).
Our goal is to transform HR processes to give all users a simple and personalized experience as they manage their teams, work schedules, benefit choices, pay and careers. Innovation, for ADP, is an intentional mindset. We work every day to foster a culture where innovation can thrive so that we are continually helping our clients stay one step ahead in a changing world. ADP sees the future of technology as “humanized” technology that gives employees what they need to do their jobs more efficiently. We believe that now is the time for HR to work with IT to rethink technology and ensure companies are offering tools that work for people. If done right, HR Professionals can help to build a workforce of happier employees, thus increasing productivity and engagement.
Coughlin Insurance Services is a professional insurance agency providing custom coverage for thousands of clients across the United States. Offering both personal and commercial insurance options, our agents are fluent in the kinds of coverage that individuals and businesses need to protect themselves against the uncertainties of life.
Greenbaum, Rowe, Smith & Davis is a multi-practice law firm and a principal resource for local, regional, national and global clients with interests in New Jersey and the surrounding areas. A key competency of the firm’s practice is a sophisticated knowledge of the big picture issues and fine point details of business dealings in New Jersey. With offices in Woodbridge and Roseland NJ and New York, approximately 100 lawyers practice in seven core departments which are augmented by numerous interdisciplinary niche practice groups. This integrated service profile meets the needs of entrepreneurial companies, mid-sized businesses and large corporate entities across a wide range of industries.   
We at ICA realize that 90% of Fortune 500 Companies have a product and enough risk to establish their own insurance companies. We believe that mid-market companies should do the same.
The Rutgers Food Innovation Center (FIC) is New Jersey's statewide Food Business Incubation and International Soft Landings Program. The FIC and its network throughout the state provide a unique food industry resource that centers it's focus on supporting domestic and international companies seeking to establish a presence in the USA.

With marketing, technical, regulatory, and manufacturing expertise - the FIC offers everything to support a food business from concept to commercialization. As an extension of the New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, our roots are local and our global reach is strong. Take a look through our website to learn more about the Rutgers Food Innovation Center, the services we provide and our three locations throughout NJ: FIC South, FIC North and FIC Chemistry.
Silvergrove was founded to provide first-class merger and acquisition (“M&A”) advisory services to middle market companies. We provide sell-side advisory, buy-side advisory, capital raising and strategic advisory services to family owned companies, private equity owned companies, and small and mid-capitalization public companies. We are highly selective, choosing to engage only a limited number of quality companies each year. Our selectivity ensures that all of our clients receive the senior level attention required to execute successful transactions, and that we live up to our values of integrity, trust and results in every engagement.

Questions? Please Contact:

Teresa Hansen
Beth More

Mazars USA LLP is an independent member firm of Mazars Group