We were in Orlando, FL covering the American Academy of Chefs (AAC) national convention. The AAC is the honor society of the American Culinary Federation (ACF). This is our sixth year covering the convention. The convention moves to a different city each year, however this is the second year that we have covered it at the Marriot Hotel in Orlando, FL. The ACF / AAC headquarters is located in Saint Augustine, FL so it makes it convenient for them to be able to do the event close to home every few years. We covered three events for the AAC this year, Their annual Fellows Meeting, The Gala Dinner, and the Spouses Luncheon. The Gala Dinner and Spouses Luncheon are traditionally held offsite from the location of the convention.
The first event we covered is The Fellows Meeting. The meeting is broken down into two parts with short break in between. We cover the Continue reading