Food Marketing Institute
3.0 of 5 5 reviews
www.fmi.org Arlington, VA 50 to 149 Employees

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A good place to be for about a year and then find something else.

Administrator, Marketing (Current Employee)
Arlington, VA (US)

I have been working at Food Marketing Institute

ProsHoliday schedule and staying within the 40 hours per week.

ConsVery difficult to move up. Lopsided staff (2 VP per 1 Admin).

Advice to Senior ManagementStop being so rigid on decision making.

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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FMI... a pretty good place (but you should look into your other options)

Senior Administrator, Research (Former Employee)
Arlington, VA (US)

I worked at Food Marketing Institute


Pros: FMI is full of nice people. Many staffers get along and fraternize outside of work hours. Some people have been there for years and seem… Cons: Well, promotions only came once a year. Actually I should say that salary reviews only came once a year, though promotions were few and far… Advice to Senior Management: Nothing-- I was satisfied overall with the way they handled… More

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Logistics Manager (Current Employee)
Arlington, VA (US)

I have been working at Food Marketing Institute


Pros: FMI was a wonderful place to work about 15 years ago. It had integrity and the respect of its industry and the association community… Cons: The largest downside with FMI is living a another day. FMI has had numerous layoffs over the years. Once the relief of not… Advice to Senior Management: It is my opinion that senior management should take a more realistic look towards the health and viability of the organization as a whole versus… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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