STHM Alumna Amy Bendekovits
Company: Aramark at FedEx Headquarters Campus
Title: Catering Director
Year of graduation: May 2014
Program: B.S. in Tourism and Hospitality Management, Magna Cum Laude
After working for 8 months in New York City’s Financial District for Aramark as a Food Service Manager, Amy was offered a promotion to becoming Catering Director at the FedEx Campus in Memphis, Tennessee. Amy is responsible for the oversight of catering within multiple buildings throughout the campus. As Catering Director, she continues to build relationships with the clients, redesigns and develops new catering concepts and menus, all while continuing to grow the business for Aramark within the FedEx relationship. In this new role, Amy has plans to launch external catering sales outside of the FedEx campus, develop a special events program for the campus, and drive sales through unique and creative ideas, while developing consistency in the products and services delivered.