In March, ASA announced the retirement of Paul F. Martin, Senior Director, Program & Business Development of the ASA Education Foundation.
March, ASA announced the retirement of Paul F. Martin,
Senior Director, Program & Business Development of the ASA Education
Foundation. Martin had been with the ASA Education Foundation for 12
years, serving as its Executive Director for most of his tenure. Prior to the
ASA Education Foundation, Martin served as programs director for the National
Restaurant Association Educational Foundation, where he led the development of
several food safety training programs, a manager certification program and a
It was this type of extensive experience in
planning, developing and marketing training programs coupled with his
considerable skills in strategic direction and business management that enabled
the ASA Education Foundation to grow considerably under his direction.
“One of our most
popular and valuable training tools, the Essentials
series, was the brainchild of Paul’s. He not only conceptualized the brand but
played a prominent role in the development of each of the existing four
courses,” stated Michael Adelizzi, ASA’s executive vice
president. “Paul has been an integral part of the success of our Foundation and
the industry will benefit from his significant contributions and leadership for
years to come. We wish him all the best.”
Martin will tackle
the next phase in his life as he has done every step of the way - with
dedication and perseverance. He will continue working on a project basis for
the ASA Education Foundation, initially on a new course for the Essentials
brand for counter sales. He will also continue to be available to the ASA
membership to help them and other distribution professionals with their
training needs on a consulting basis.
Paul Martin can be
reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.
ASA Thanks Paul Martin For Years Of Service
May 16, 2011