70 Years of Food Intelligence

As the world’s premier culinary college since 1946, we know food. For more than seven decades, the CIA has inspired excellence throughout the food world, and now you can leverage that expertise for your own organization. Thought leadership becomes reality with CIA Consulting.

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Professional Strength CIA

CIA Consulting is the industry complement to the college’s degree programs. Operators, manufacturers, distributors, commodity boards, marketing groups, and public agencies work with us to leverage the diversity of our 200 faculty through these four pillars:

  • Professional Excellence and Innovation
  • Sustainability and Food Ethics
  • Health and Wellness
  • World Cuisines and Cultures

What is it you need?

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Education & Development

  • Training, credentialing, and team-building
  • For suppliers and operators
  • For culinarians, non-culinarians, customers, and peer groups
  • Experiential, curated, and self-guided
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Innovation & Application

  • Culinary immersions and deep dives
  • Product research, development, and assessment
  • Menu and recipe development
  • Sensory evaluation
  • Health, wellness, and sustainability platforms
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Operations & Implementation

  • Facilities design and equipment
  • Workflow
  • Service
  • Safety
  • Sourcing
  • Sous vide

Here for You

At Your Service

Contact us to access our 70 years of food intelligence and turn our thought leadership into your reality. Simply fill out our contact form and a CIA consultant will get right back to you.

If you’d rather talk in person, give us a call at 845.905.4415

You're in Good Company

Good For You

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At the CIA, we talk about the cycle of growing—of planting seeds and harvesting, but also of returning nutrients to the soil. As a client of CIA Consulting, you help yourself and your support goes towards the development of our students. Together we prepare the next generation of culinary leaders to feed our growing planet in a delicious, sustainable, and ethical way…

…and that’s something you can feel good about.