UNH's Jon Plodzik wins Steal This Idea contest

YouTube idea wins Plodzik an iPad2 at conclusion of conference.

Feb. 29—Jon Plodzik, director of dining services at University of New Hampshire, in Durham, won the Steal This Idea contest at the closing session at MenuDirections 2012.

Plodzik's winning idea was:

"To increase engagement with our guests we have started our own YouTube videos of our activities and them enjoying them. The students love watching the videos. We linked them to our home page and we've had more than 2,500 views in just two weeks. We love the engagement with the students."