American Bartenders Association (ABA)
Bartending school, alcoholic drink recipes, bars, drinks, bartender guide and mixed drink recipes: the ABA's purpose is to promote a standardization within the bar industry.
American Hopitality Institute, Inc.
Serving businesses in the American hospitality industry. Information on membership, products and services.
American Hotel and Lodging Educational Foundation
Offers financial support to enhance the lodging industry through educational and research programs. Descriptions of scholarship programs, research, events, and fundraising activities provided.
American School Food Service Association
Industry association respresenting the nutritional interests of children through certification, education, legislative advocacy, and increased standards.
California Restaurant Association
The mission of the California Restaurant Association is to be the definitive voice of the California foodservice industry and to protect and promote its success.
Canadian Chef Educators Association
Promoting communication and sharing of ideas between chef educators across Canada. Includes photos, guestbook and membership form.
Canadian Culinary Federation
Canada's national association for chefs and cooks. With 40 branches the federation provides link between industry and career development.
Federation of Hotel & Restaurant Associations
Events, publications and newsletter, professional developmenet programs, career opportunities, and membership details.
Inflight Food Service Association (IFSA)
A global professional association of the inflight and rail foodservice industry. Information on organization, membership, events, awards and publications.
International Association of Culinary Professional
Professional society of individuals employed in, or providing services to, the culinary industry. Information on membership and benefits, publications, continuing education, professional development and networking.
International Congress & Convention Associatio
Information for specialists in the meetings industry. Calendar of international meetings, membership directory, statistics and all other benefits from the organisation.
International Hotel and Restaurant Association
An interactive site for anyone involved or interested in the business of hospitality. The IHRA is a non-profit membership organization representing international and national hotel and restaurant chains.
Irish Hotel and Catering Institute (IHCI)
The professional body for hospitality managers in Ireland. Site provides management briefs, a list of hospitality thesis, information on IHCI events and membership.
Local Authorities Caters Association
Catering Managers and Suppliers working in and with Local Authorities in Education, Social Services, Leisure and Staff Catering
Louisiana Restaurant Association
The LRA is a non-profit trade association representing the foodservice industry in Louisiana.
Meeting Professionals International
Professional membership organization for corporate, association, and independent meeting planners.
National Association of Catering Executives
NACE, the National Association of Catering Executives serves catering professionals and the vendors and suppliers that support them. Includes membership and organizational information, and job database.
National Restaurant Association
Restaurant trade organization offering certification, training materials,start-up advice, education resources, and industry news and trends.
Network of Executive Women in Hospitality
Not-for-profit organization of professional women in the hospitality industry. Provides information on educational opportunities, professional development and networking. [Does not work with all browsers]
Professional Association of Innkeepers Internation
Association serving bed-and-breakfast and country inn owners, managers and aspiring innkeepers through conferences, research, advocacy, trade show, member hotline and publications.
Professional Convention Management Association (PC
Nonprofit international association of professionals in the meetings industry. Information, links and interactive tools for business use, education, networking.
Society for Foodservice Management (SFM)
National food service industry organization representing corporate liaison personnel, independent operators, contract management companies, consultants, and vendors. Information on membership, events, local chapters and employment.
The Council on Hotel, Restaurant, and Institutiona
CHRIE is an association for schools, colleges and universities offering programs in hotel and restaurant management, foodservice management and culinary arts.
The Hotel and Catering International Management As
The HCIMA promotes management and education in the international hospitality industry. Site links to their training, schools, journals and publications related to hotel and catering industries.