March 15, 2017
Larry Deutsch from The Vollrath Company Honored with Award of Merit by Wisconsin Restaurant Association
Larry Deutsch, Director of Chain Accounts with The Vollrath Company, was honored by the Wisconsin Restaurant Association (WRA) with the Award of Merit for his many contributions to the restaurant industry in Wisconsin.
Deutsch got his start in the restaurant industry as a teen delivery driver before spending many years in restaurant operations as a restaurant manager and food & beverage manager. His background and knowledge in both realms of the restaurant industry has proven to be valuable in his career.
Deutsch has served in leadership roles on the board of directors for both the WRA and the Wisconsin Restaurant Association Education Foundation (WRA EF). Deutsch served as Chairman of the WRA EF board from 2012 to 2014 and continues to serve as an Emeritus Director on the WRA Board and Honorary Director on the WRA EF Board.
Deutsch has been instrumental in The Vollrath Company’s support of industry events like the ProStart Golf Classic, Wisconsin ProStart Invitational, WRA Golf Outing and Celebration of Excellence.
The WRA Awards Committee selected Deutsch as this year’s recipient to acknowledge his commitment to the association, his community and the foodservice industry in Wisconsin.
Deutsch lives in Stoughton with his family.
He was presented the Award of Merit at the 2017 WRA Awards Dinner gala, held on March 14th at the Hilton Milwaukee City Center.
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