Ms. Susong's Foods & Nutrition, Mr. Sustain's Chem in Community, Mr. Bryan's Human Geography, and Mr. Mikes' Personal & Fitness Training classes recently went to a presentation for AVI Food systems, Inc. presented by AVI's Executive Vice President of Corporate Strategy and Marketing, John Coker.
AVI is the largest privately held, family owned food service company in the United States and 7 years ago John Coker created AVI FRESH, a new Division. AVI FRESH provides a new holistic approach to dining services that features sustainable, environmentally sensitive and nutritionally balanced menus created by chefs on every property.
John Coker speaks at nation conferences on stealth health for colleges, universities and K-12 programs. He was appointed by the Governors of Ohio to advise Ohio Food Policies and lead a statewide initiative on Ohio made products called, Ohio Proud.
John has spent nearly 30 years in hospitality business with Marriott International, the Ritz-Carlton Hotel Company and Restaurant Associates and continues to push the perception of contract dining to a new level of quality and excellence.