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BoardRoom Magazine Names RealFood, “Food Service Strategic Planning Company of the Year”

Tuesday, December 20, 2022 | news

BoardRoom magazine has named RealFood Hospitality, Strategy & Design (RealFood), “Food Service Strategic Planning Company of the Year” for 2022 in the publication’s 23rd annual “Excellence in Achievement” awards. In addition, BoardRoom also recognized RealFood’s parent company, Troon as “Management Company of the Year” for the ninth consecutive year; and Troon Executive Vice President Rob DeMore as the recipient of the John Fornaro Industry Impact Award.

The BoardRoom magazine “Excellence in Achievement” awards are the private club industry’s only awards recognizing the clubs’

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RealFood Recognized for Foodservice Design: 2022 Clubhouse of the Year Award

Friday, October 7, 2022 | news

RealFood Hospitality, Strategy & Design was recognized for its foodservice design and development work on the extensive renovation recently completed at The Club at ArrowCreek. The spectacular 42,000 square-foot clubhouse was named “Clubhouse of the Year ” in the Private Clubhouse Renovation category by Golf Inc. magazine .

Business executive Ray Conrad and wife, Jeanne, purchased The Club at ArrowCreek in 2018 after becoming members in 2014. The Conrads were crucial visionaries in

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RealFood Grows Design Team: Bryant and Gates Promoted to Lead Design Positions

Tuesday, June 28, 2022 | news

RealFood Hospitality, Strategy & Design (RealFood) announced the promotions of two key members of its growing design team. Peter Bryant, former senior design specialist, was promoted to project manager, a role in which he will focus on client success through execution of the complete lifecycle of design projects, including commercial kitchens, bars and service areas for all types of venues. Jessica Gates was elevated to associate project manager from her prior role as design specialist. Gates will manage client relationships, [...] read more

RealFood Helps Bring Critical Upgrades to Boston-area Nonprofit Gavin Foundation

Sunday, May 15, 2022 | news

As part of a pro-bono collaboration, RealFood, alongside RODE Architects , Bald Hill Builders , and BLW Engineers , completed a new kitchen space for the Gavin House, a recovery home operated by non-profit agency, The Gavin Foundation . The project transformed the food service program, improving the comfort and care of patients. [...] read more

Foodservice Design Associates is Now Part of RealFood

Wednesday, January 5, 2022 | news

Expanding into Education, Lifecare, and Municipal Foodservice Segments

Since 1990, Florida-based Foodservice Design Associates (FDA) has been providing professional foodservice consulting services to nationally recognized architecture and interior design firms. FDA was aquired by RealFood in January 2021 , and now, as part of the RealFood organization, the FDA team, including the company’s principal Philip Bean, AIA, will continue to provide the highest standard of foodservice design consulting resources to a broad portfolio

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Ed Doyle named “Adviser of the Year” by Golf Inc. magazine

Friday, August 6, 2021 | news

Ed Doyle, President of RealFood , has been named “Adviser of the Year” by Golf Inc. magazine . This prestigious award recognizes individuals who went above and beyond during one of the club and resort industry's most pressing years to help operators grow their businesses, directly impacting on revenue, quality and profitability. Doyle and his fellow Top Adviser recipients are featured in the summer issue of Golf Inc. magazine. [...] read more

Colonial Country Club Unveils Newly Renovated Clubhouse

Thursday, March 4, 2021 | news

The Colonial Country Club in Fort Myers, Florida recently unveiled its newly renovated clubhouse with a ribbon cutting ceremony and restaurant grand opening. Beginning in April 2020, the $6.5 million dollar renovation focused on expanding the functionality of the clubhouse, creating more flexible open space and elevating the member dining experience. The Club partnered with RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design to focus efforts on redesigning the kitchen and dining room layout. As

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