Allegra Strategies Announces The World Coffee Portal CEO Forum Sept. 24

Aug. 28, 2015

Allegra Strategies is proud to announce the first ever gathering of senior leaders in the global coffee and food-to-go sector at the World Coffee Portal CEO Forum in New York City on Sept. 24, 2015. Sponsored by De'Longhi and Huhtamaki, this unique event will bring leaders from the world's most significant coffee and food-to-go businesses together in one room for a day of thought-leadership, insights and networking.

Speaker line-up includes Cliff Burrows, US Group President, Starbucks; James Hoffmann, Founder & CEO, Square Mile Coffee Roasters; Todd Carmichael, Founder & CEO, La Colombe; Bill Murray, President and CEO, National Coffee Association and S&D Coffee & Tea’s Tracy Ging, Vice President of Sustainability & Strategic Initiatives, among others.

Attendees of the CEO Forum will also be invited as a VIP to the trade day of the New York Coffee Festival and have the chance to help raise money for Project Waterfall during the evening's charity art auction.

Allegra's CEO Jeffrey Young said that, "New York City is one of the most globally influential cities in the world, not to mention one of the largest coffee drinking. It seemed only right to launch our first ever Global CEO Forum in New York, a city where cultural diversity, creativity and innovation is celebrated".