Culinary Institute of America

Salazar Named Managing Director of CIA, San Antonio

Food and beverage executive Fernando Salazar has been named the new managing director of The Culinary Institute of America (CIA), San Antonio, effective June 1. He replaces David Kellaway, managing director for the past five years, who is moving to Colorado.

CIA Hosts Inaugural Sommelier Summit

The Culinary Institute of America hosted the inaugural CIA Sommelier Summit with more than 130 sommeliers converging on the college's Greystone campus in St. Helena, California, in late April.

CIA's Food Conference Rethinks Eating Habits

reThink Food: Mind, Behavior, and Culture is a new conference series co-presented by The Culinary Institute of America (CIA) and the MIT Media Lab to explore how people experience food—from the workings of humans' sensory systems, to the impact of new technologies on food systems, to the habits and rituals.