A Note from Chapter President Sylvia Ganier + Upcoming Events
How honored I am to be your new President of the amazing Nashville Chapter of Les Dames d’Escoffier. The women comprising our chapter are truly outstanding and I am so lucky to have the opportunity to work alongside each and every one of you.
Our current chapter goals are simple: (1) continue working on our processes for being a strong and vibrant chapter of philanthropic professionals, mentoring the women of the food, beverage, and hospitality community, (2) getting EACH of ...
2017 Annual Meeting Details
2017 Annual Meeting & Reception
Wednesday, August 16th, 6 p.m.
Loews Vanderbilt Hotel
2100 West End Ave.
Cost is $32* per member
payable at the event by cash, check, or card
(card will be subject to a small fee)*PRICE INCLUDES SELF PARKING
Join us for:
Wine & Cheese Reception
Keynote Speaker Agenia Clark, CEO Girl Scouts of Middle TN
Annual Update from our Outgoing President, Anne Byrn
Vote on New Board and Slate of Officers
Update on our Scholarship ...
Only a Few Seats Left for Tour de Farm 2017!
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LES DAMES NASHVILLE HOSTS TOUR DE FARM 2017: BEYOND THE BEND
Day-long farm tour and globally inspired feast to raise funds for scholarship initiatives
On Sunday, April 23, 2017, the Nashville chapter of Les Dames d'Escoffier will host the first Tour de Farm, a day-long tour and dinner fundraiser that celebrates the rich farm culture of Bells Bend and surrounding areas, and benefits the Les Dames Nashville's scholarship efforts. Two events in one, Tour de Farm ...
Nashville Dames attended the LDEI Annual Conference 2016 in Washington D.C.
Global Appetite Local Impact
LDEI Conference Washington DC
October 26-29 2016
Nashville Chapter Attendees:
Anne Byrn, Sylvia Ganier, Nancy Knoepfel, Lee Towery, Nancy Vienneau
Keynote: Culinary Diplomacy and Conflict Cuisine
Dr. Johanna Mendelson Forman of American University’s School of International Service spoke about Food as Soft Power: In non-coercive fashion, it can shape preferences, project an image, act as a form of foreign policy. The same notion that brings a ...