Glenn Roberts CFSP, chair of CESA and sales director of Brita Professional, was awarded a Doctorate of Foodservice (DFS) by NAFEM, the North American Association of Food Equipment Manufacturers, during the NAFEM Show in February.
The award ceremony took place at a special breakfast on Thursday 9 February during the exhibition at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida.
A NAFEM spokesperson said: “We’d like to thank Glenn for his contributions to the industry at large and to the Catering Equipment Suppliers’ Association (CESA) specifically.”
Keith Warren, director of CESA said: “I’m sure the whole UK catering equipment industry will join me in offering heartiest congratulations to Glenn for this award.
“He’s a dynamic and committed leader who has made a big impact on the industry, especially in areas such as sustainability and training, both through his professional work and his involvement in CESA.”
Roberts became chair of CESA in November 2016.