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What is the value of an IFT membership?

As an IFT member, you have valuable resources at your fingertips, including webcasts, salary information, workshops and course discounts. Learn about all the benefits and value of membership right here!

What is the value of an OVIFT membership?

Beyond what IFT can provide, as a member of OVIFT, you will meet colleagues in the local area, expand your professional network, be exposed to new techniques and trends in the food industry, gather and share information and enhance your leadership skills. You will have access to our newsletter filled with interesting facts about the global and local food industry, member profiles and more. Priceless!

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Premier Membership

Premier Early Career Membership

Networking and Engagement Membership

International Joint Membership

Emeritus Status

Student Membership


Please welcome our newest members!

Be Sure to join the Ohio Valley Section Group in the IFT Community


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