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Yasmin Sheriff’s updated role includes cultivating brand partnerships as OTG aims to build on its reputation as an innovator in travel catering (Houston Airport pictured)

UNITED STATES. OTG Management recently promoted Yasmin Sheriff to Executive Vice President of Global Business Development.

Yasmin Sheriff: Two decades of business experience in airports

In her expanded role, she will lead the business development team targeting concession opportunities at airports across the United States and beyond, cultivate brand and small business partnerships, and foster strategic relationships with airports and airports. the airlines.

She joined the company in 2021 as Vice President of Global Business Development. A diversity and inclusion leader, Sheriff began her career in airports as a DBE program consultant and then deputy director of diversity at Boston Logan International Airport.

She then worked with HMSHost in Strategic Alliances-Business Development and served as Assistant General Counsel, then managed business development and ACDBE programming for Stellar Partners, Inc. She has also consulted for retail business growth and restoration and strategic planning. public and private companies.

Her experience includes business development, building and managing strategic partnerships with airport customers, brands, minority and women-owned businesses, small business advocacy and DEI thought leadership, development and management of multi-unit store leases, negotiation/closing of complex acquisitions, government contracts. , as well as corporate and regulatory compliance.

Sheriff is an active member of several related industry associations including the Airport Minority Advisory Council (AMAC), AAAE, Women’s Foodservice Forum, National Diversity Council, American Bar Association and is a licensed attorney with the Massachusetts State Bar.

To note: The Moodie Davitt Report recently relaunched its FAB newsletter. This regular newsletter features highlights of openings, events and campaigns from around the world of airport and travel catering.

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The Moodie Davitt Report is calling for entries for the 2022 FAB Superstars Awards.

This second virtual edition of the awards will once again shine a spotlight on the thousands of heroes and heroines inside and behind the scenes who have helped keep the food and beverage community within our industry throughout the challenges of the ‘last year.

In addition, this year’s awards include an important new category, the FAB ESG Trophies, which were introduced to celebrate, recognize and reward people and initiatives that have had a positive impact in the areas of environment, social and governance (ESG).

The FAB ESG & Superstars Awards will be presented on tuesday september 13 to wrap up the two-day Airport Food & Beverage (FAB) 2022 conference.


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