Academy of Food Marketing Events

Each year, the Academy of Food Marketing hosts events both on and off campus. The purpose of these events varies from student recruitment to alumni engagement to fundraising. Fundraising events in particular support scholarships, experiential learning opportunities, co-op education, internships and job placement for food marketing students at Saint Joseph's University. Learn more about our events below.


a food executive presenting at saint joseph's university's food industry summit

Future Food Industry Leaders

The Future Food Industry Leaders program at Saint Joseph's University is an east coast, retailer-driven, annual program consisting of a joint retailer networking and recruiting reception (fall semester) and a week-long leadership training conference for retailers, wholesalers, food service providers, manufacturers and vendors (spring semester).

Mandeville Hall at sunset

Hall of Honor

The Food Marketing Hall of Honor recognizes extraordinary alumni for their demonstrated achievements and contributions to the food industry. The 2022 Hall of Honor Celebration will be held on September 27, 2022.