NACE will be the organization from which all chapter and professional standards are held in the catering and events industry.
• The Awards committee will work to identify and standardize the methods in which the organization recognizes professional and chapter work.
• The committee will continually work to review and improve on the NACE awards program.
• The committee will review and judge all awards to ensure award program integrity.
Chair: Karen Tucker, CPCE, Owner/Business Development, Relish Catering & Events
Bhushan Arolkar, Chief Turbanator, International Food Group
Jennifer Buenviaje, Owner, Makeup for Your Day
Amber Groce, Account Executive, Texas Wedding Guide
Teshorn Jackson, Wedding Photographer, Teshorn Jackson Photography
Leigh Tidwell, Southeast Regional Sales Manager, AFR Event Furnishings
Board Liaison: Ed DiAntonio, CPCE, CMP
Staff Liaison: Lauren Williams
This committee will meet once a month or as needed.