How The LEE Initiative’s Women Culinary and Spirits Program rocked the FAB Workshop

How The LEE Initiative’s Women Culinary and Spirits Program rocked the FAB Workshop
(Since 2017), FAB is a 48-hour educational and inspirational workshop created by woman, for women in the hospitality industry. FAB began as one person’s vision to create a business workshop for all women in hospitality. A place where they could learn about the true business of the industry, talk about the great things, and more importantly the hard thing about being a woman in hospitality. Its intent was and continues to be a place for people to connect with others, share stories, become each other’s resources, champions, and ultimately, empower one another.

The LEE Initiative’s Women Culinary and Spirits Program “creates a path to leadership for women in the food and beverage industry through mentorship, training, and continuing education opportunities. The goal of this program is to elevate more women into leadership positions within the industry with the mindset that doing so brings more equity and diversity to the industry.

“Each year, we select mentees to complete a six-month program which includes externships, seminars, and more. Mentees are experienced professionals in the early-to-mid stages of their food and beverage careers and are ready to take the next steps towards becoming industry leaders.”

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