FCSI & AIA Working Together. An Introduction To Food Service Consulting. Food Service Consulting.
An Introduction To
Food Service Consulting
FCSI is a Registered Provider with the American Institute of Architects Continuing Education Systems. Credit earned on completion of this program will be reported to CES Records for AIA members. Certificates of Completion for non-AIA members are available on request.
This program is registered with the AIA/CES for continuing professional education. As such, it does not include content that may be deemed or construed to be an approval or endorsement by the AIA of any material of construction or any method of handling, using, distributing, or dealing in any materials, methods, and services will be addressed at the conclusion of this presentation.
· Operate under a code of ethics and professional conduct
· Require strict membership qualifications
· Require continuing professional growth
· Represent the leaders in the industry
· Provide worldwide networking
To better understand needs and
experiences specific to food
service and hospitality consulting.
Understanding the role and skill
sets of foodservice consultants
in the planning, designing and
Expanding awareness of the
disciplines in our profession
and how we fit into your process.
Someone who provides specific expertise unique to the complexity of food service and hospitality projects to insure a smooth transition from the design phase to implementation.
Design Experience & Expertise
Resorts & Clubs
Business & Industry
Stores / Supermarkets
Private Gourmet Kitchens
Culinary Arts Kitchens
We lead the way in food service.
We are committed professionals like you.
We have the pulse, we anticipate and lead the industry.
We facilitate understanding the clients needs.
We meet and exceed the needs of our client's expectations.
We lead the way in knowledge and application.
We are independent without ties to manufacturers or management companies.
Professional fees are our sole source of income.
Services and recommendations are provided based
on the best interests of the client .
You Can Count On:
Comprehensive Contract Documents.
The people and products we bring in.
Partnering with the consultant team.
You Will Get:
Full construction documents.
Improved RFP processes.
Pre and post opening trouble-shooting.
Post-occupancy training support.
Operational/financial performance assessments.
We assure your project is within local or national health code requirements.
Offer unseen ideas and needs that positively influences operation, design and budget.
Provide information that impacts the overall operation and design of the food service facility.
Offer solutions that meet both the needs of the food service operation and support the integrity of the facility design.
We work together to add value and achieve your defined goals for the client.
An FCSI consultant can provide specifications of Foodservice equipment that aids in obtaining LEED credits.
Whether it is water or waste reduction, energy savings or innovative design, we can insure you are supplied with documentation that supports the template filing process on a LEED project.
Management Advisory Service and
Design Consultants Provide Complete Services
Start-up and Hand-Off
Assist In The Bid Process
Branding and Marketing Services
Sanitation, Health and Safety Advice
Business Plans and Operational Audits
Staff Training and Recruitment
Leadership and Development Training
Accounting, Controls and Financing
Writing RFPs for Management Services
Equipment Cut Books
Health Dept. Reviews
Blend and integrate the skills of MAS disciplines with Design consultants.
Get Us On Your Team Early!
Timely integration of a food service consultant during programming assists in avoiding the scramble for required space to meet functional needs.
Our work is completed on the front end of most projects.
Your design consultants will need to have most of our design and MEP done before they can complete theirs.
Understanding The Limits Of Our Discipline:
Project Scope Creep
Provide current foodservice
industry knowledge, guidance and technical support.
· Industry Links
· Cornerstone Partnership