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What Everyone Ought to Know About Bid Cycles and Forecasts

  • Wednesday, November 01, 2023
  • 3:00 PM - 4:15 PM
  • Zoom


What Everyone Ought to Know

About Bid Cycles and Forecasts

Wednesday, November 1

3:00-4:15 PM ET | 12:00-1:15 PM PT

Members and Non-members: Free

In this discussion, we will share strategies regarding the timing of your commodity bid, how to properly forecast your upcoming use and discover how to navigate mid-year menu changes. This webinar is presented in collaboration with the School Nutrition Association and hosted through SNA's webinar platform. Click the link below to register! 


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Meet the Speakers: 

Della Collins, SNS

Regional Sales Manager, International Food Solutions

Passionate about nourishing minds and bodies through  delicious and nutritious meals. Della Collins, with  extensive knowledge of school food service operations, is here to revolutionize the way students eat. With over a decade of experience in menu planning, culinary training, and food safety compliance, Della is now a Regional Sales Manager dedicated to spreading her knowledge across her region in the Northeast. With her culinary degree and business acumen as guiding forces, Della is on a mission to ensure that every student receives the nourishment they need for success, without sacrificing taste! Join her in this journey towards serving delicious school meals one bite at a time!

Shannon Soloman, MS, SNS

Nutrition Services Director 

Aurora Public Schools Nutrition Services

Shannon Solomon is a passionate, innovative leader in the Restaurant Business and K-12 Industry. She is also a proud mother of five amazing adult children and grandmother of three. Shannon lives in Colorado and has a robust portfolio varying from Restaurant Operations, Efficiency Engineering, Corporate Training, and Organization Leadership. Shannon holds a master's degree in Business and is a Credentialed School Nutrition Professional. Shannon has also competed on the Food Networks show Chopped Chef competition as a School Chef, and has received several local and national awards for her relentless leadership regarding customer service, innovation and positivity. Shannon's deep passion is rooted at the heart of feeding her customers delicious, nutritious quality food with excellent customer service so that they may always be the best versions of themselves!

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