The American Culinary Federation (ACF) honored Ira Fingerman, National Manager for Lady Aster, a Tyson Foods, Inc. brand, with the 2008 President’s Medallion at the ACF National Convention in Las Vegas earlier this summer. The President’s Medallion award recognizes commitment and service to the standards and excellence that the ACF exemplifies.
Fingerman was one of 25 recipients of the 2008 award. Currently, Fingerman serves as Vice Chairman for the ACF Chef & Child Foundation, which funds programs giving instruction on nutrition and proper eating habits to school-age children, and has served on the ACF Chef & Child Foundation Board for four consecutive years. This year marks Fingerman’s twenty-second year at Tyson Foods, Inc. His primary responsibility is sales and marketing for the Lady Aster Brand.marketing