Colleen M. Foster & Associates

Networking, Professional Organizations, Memberships

  • American Marketing Association-AMA
  • Business Marketing Association-BMA
  • Minnesota Interactive Association-MIMA
  • Center for Rural Policy and Development
  • International Facility Management Association
  • Institute of Supply Management-ISM
  • IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals)
    • Chair-Entrepreneurs Forum for food industry entrepreneurs
  • Slow Food International
    • State board member 2008-2011 
    • Delegate to National Congress
  • American Graduate School of International Management-Thunderbird
    • Global Business Council, Thunderbird  (2000- 2001)
    • Asia-Pacific Business Council, Thunderbird (1999- 2000)

Past Associations

  • American Chamber of Commerce –Taiwan
  • Earthplace/ Earthwatch Taiwan
  • American Institute in Taiwan, Warden
  • IATA (International Air Transport Association)
  • Institute of Packaging Professionals
  • Hazardous Material Advisory Council, Committee Chair
  • Management Assistance Program (MAP) 
    • Loaned executive, Volunteer of the Year
  • Chilled Foods Association, Board Member
  • Pack Alimentaire Board of Sponsors
  • National Association of Professional Sales People (NAPS)
  • Minnesota Business Women’s Association, President