2017 Nace One Award Winner

BEST IN CATERING AND EVENTS HONORED AT THE NACE AWARDS
 
The National Association for Catering and Events recognized the best in the industry this week at the annual Experience Conference and Expo, which was held in Houston, Texas this month.
 
INDUSTRY AWARDS
 

Award Subcategory Winner
Best Catered Off-Premise Event of the Year Budget Less Than $50,000 A Damn Good Team, M Catering by Michael's
Best Catered Off-Premise Event of the Year Budget $50,000-$100,000 Catering by Design
Best Catered Off-Premise Event of the Year Budget Greater Than $100,000 Calihan Catering
Best Catered On-Premise Event of the Year Budget Less Than $50,000 Valerie Landry  -  Creole Cuisine Special Events and Catering
Best Catered On-Premise Event of the Year Budget Greater Than $100,000 The Venetian | The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino
Best Catered On-Premise Event of the Year Budget $50,000-$100,000 Lancer Catering at Phoenix Zoo
Best Corporate Event Production of the Year Budget Less Than $50,000 Florida Event Decor
Best Corporate Event Production of the Year Budget $50,000-$100,000 Calihan Catering
Best Corporate Event Production of the Year Budget Greater Than $100,000 The Venetian | The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino
Best Social Event Production of the Year Budget Less Than $50,000 Anna Garcia, Addison Reserve Country Club 
Best Social Event Production of the Year Budget Less Than $50,000 A Fare Extraordinaire 
Best Social Event Production of the Year Budget $50,000-$100,000 Anna Garcia, Addison Reserve Country Club
Best Social Event Production of the Year Budget Greater Than $100,000 Tobin Center for the Performing Arts
Best Table Presentation of the Year  Greater Than $200 Per Table The Venetian | The Palazzo Resort Hotel Casino
Best Table Presentation of the Year  Less Than $200 Per Table Claudia G. de Velasco, A Day To Remember
Best Team Event of the Year  Budget Less than $50,000  Claudia G. de Velasco, A Day To Remember 
Best Team Event of the Year  Budget Greater Than $100,000 Kat Creech , Kat Creech Events 
Best Wedding of the Year  Budget Less Than $50,000 Harold Kelly, Melange Catering and Special Events
Best Wedding of the Year  Budget Less Than $50,000 Jill Vidal-Raines, EB Inc. Events
Best Wedding of the Year  Budget Between $50,000-$100,000 Maureen Riebel, Elegant Events by Maureen
Best Wedding of the Year  Budget Greater than $100,000 Kat Creech , Kat Creech Events

CHAPTER AND MEMBER AWARDS
 
Award Subcategory Winner
Community Service of the Year Greater Than 100 Members NACE Las Vegas Chapter
Community Service of the Year Less Than 100 Members NACE Austin Chapter
Education Program of the Year Greater Than 100 Members NACE Philadelphia/South Jersey/Delaware Chapter
Education Program of the Year Less Than 100 Members NACE Tacoma/South Puget Sound Chapter
Fundraising Event of the Year Greater Than 100 Members NACE Dallas/Ft. Worth Chapter
Fundraising Event of the Year Less Than 100 Members NACE Tacoma/South Puget Sound Chapter
Chapter of the Year Greater Than 100 Members NACE Houston Chapter
Chapter of the Year Less Than 100 Members NACE Tacoma/South Puget Sound Chapter
Program of the Year Greater Than 100 Members NACE Houston Chapter
Program of the Year Less Than 100 Members NACE Greater Richmond, VA Chapter
George Zell Spirit of NACE   Dana Blaugrund, CPCE, CWC
Hall of Fame   Kevin Brant, CPCE
Industry Icon   Joyce Inderbitzin
Member of the Year   Karen Tucker, CPCE
Student Member of the Year    Haley Haughey  
Student Member of the Year    Dezmon Tinsley 
Partner of the Year   CORT Events