Porter Consulting Foodservice Planning & Design

H. David Porter, Author, President & Chief Executive Officer

H. David PorterH. David Porter, FCSI, has completed dining services master plans, meal plan studies, written and bid RFPs for foodservice operator selection, and has programmed and designed foodservice spaces throughout the United States and Canada. His professional experience includes more than 44 years of hands-on foodservice operations and consulting experience, with nearly 25 years of experience in the field of independent foodservice consulting.


David has won the NACUFS Region II Industry Award, the prestigious Daryl Van Hook Industry Award and served on the NACUFS Board of Directors and the NACUFS Industry Advisory Committee. He is a regular speaker at both regional and national NACUFS conferences as well as other industry meetings and has authored several articles for Food Management magazine. He is also the author of the book The Porter Principles: Recruit & Retain More Students & Alumni, Save Millions on Dining and Stop Letting Food Service Contractors Eat Your Lunch.



Professional Experience

Chief Executive Officer
Porter Consulting Worldwide, Inc.
Crofton, Maryland

Foodservice Manager
Harvard University Dining Services
Cambridge, Massachusetts

Senior Associate
Cini-Little International, Inc.
Rockville, Maryland

Soup, Salad, Pizza Restaurants
Boston, Massachusetts

Birchfield Foodsystems, Inc.
Annapolis, Maryland

Banquet Supervisor
Longs Banquet and Convention Center
Lansing, Michigan

Michaels and Colburn
Foodservice Consulting & Design
Portland, Maine

Assistant to the President
Pillar House Restaurant
Newton, Massachusetts



Graduate Studies
Business Administration and Finance
Harvard University,
Cambridge, Massachusetts

B.S. Degree
Hotel, Restaurant and Institutional Management
Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan





Projects & References

Brigham Young University Idaho
College of Saint Benedict
Concordia College
Ferris State University
Johns Hopkins Health Systems
Montcalm Community College
St. Bonaventure University
San Jose State University
SUNY Cortland
University of Colorado Boulder
University of Richmond
University of New Hampshire
Wellesley College

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