ALAIN LENOTRE RECOGNIZED BY THE FRENCH SENATE
On September 14, 2018, French Senator Damien Regnard, visited the City of Houston to honor Alain Lenotre, founder and president of the CULINARY INSTITUTE LENOTRE® college, by bestowing him with the Medal of the French Senate.
Senator Regnard is part of a group of 12 senators elected in the senate to represent French citizens that are established abroad. The ceremony was held at the CULINARY INSTITUTE LENOTRE® location in the presence of many French friends of Alain and Marie Lenotre.
Senator Regnard’s speech recognized Alain Lenotre for founding the first and only French-owned culinary arts college in America 20 years ago (just ranked #1 out of the 66 best in America by Niche). Senator Regnard commended Alain Lenotre for his volunteer work and generosity to the many French associations in Texas, especially founding and presiding over the French Veterans of Texas Association and founding the Texas Association of French Solidarity.