Winning teams will be announced at an awards reception at 3 p.m. Monday. California Department of Food and Agriculture Secretary Karen Ross will provide keynote remarks. Also, California State Assembly Speaker John Pérez will present the 2012 ProStart Educator of the Year Award.
The exciting event brings together talented high school students from ProStart programs across California who are the future of the restaurant and food service industry. An Education and Business Expo from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday will feature 15 higher education institutions and potential employers recruiting students.
The competition is free and open to the public. The award ceremony on Monday costs $35, and food will be served.
For more information, or to RSVP, contact Alycia Harshfield at firstname.lastname@example.org.