AHF Announces 2019 Making A Difference Award Winner - Rob Geile Honored as Leader in Ensuring Maximum Membership Value

By Leah Reily posted 08-20-2019 11:14

SPQ2DibT5SVLpnoxRjvk_48537201906_f1f546c687_o-M.jpgThe Association for Healthcare Foodservice (AHF) announced Rob Geile, Vice President of Consultant Services for Ali Group, is the winner of its 2019 Making A Difference Award for his consistent and relentless pursuit in ensuring AHF delivers maximum value for its membership. The award was presented at the AHF 2019 Annual Conference at the Westin Kierland Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona.

“Rob has spent countless hours refining and enhancing our Marketing prospectus to ensure the association is poised for growth,” said AHF President Martha Rardin, Director, Nutrition and Dietetics at Hendricks Regional Health. “His understanding of the competitive landscape for sponsorship dollars has been invaluable as we continued to drive accountability within our association structure and sponsorship fulfillment.”

“I’m so proud of the relationships our AHF operators and facilities have with our business partners,” said Rob Geile. “It’s important to me that those relationships remain strong and grow more fruitful as we look to the future together.”

Rob Geile is the Vice President of Consultant Services for Ali Group. He is responsible for cultivating relationships within the consultant community on behalf of Ali Group North America. With extensive experience in the commercial foodservice industry, Rob previously spent 12 years at Hobart. Rob had earlier career stops at Traulsen & Company, TRUE Manufacturing, and Southern Equipment Company. He holds a B.S. Degree in Individualized Studies from the University of Central Missouri.

The AHF Making a Difference Award recipient is selected by the AHF Industry Advisory Board Chair and given in honor of John Cabot. It is the association’s top award for business partners and the media.