Meet our Partners

AFR Furniture Rental is a national provider of upscale furniture rentals for any event. With 45+ years of experience, AFR has a vast inventory of stylish furniture to choose from, including sofas, chairs, tables, and more. They also offer advanced design capabilities such as custom branding, so you can create the perfect look for your event.
AFR has something for every event, from small corporate gatherings to large weddings and galas. Their dedicated account executives work with you every step of the way from selecting the perfect furniture to coordinating delivery and setup. With their VIP service, you can be sure that your event will be executed flawlessly. If you're looking for a furniture rental company that can help you create a truly special event, then AFR Furniture Rental is the perfect choice for you. Connect with your local rep today to see how they can make your next event spectacular.

27 Years as the Leading National Trade Publication Covering the Catering, Foodservice and Event Industries with 13,000+ print issues six times per year and 25,000+ digital subscribers to our monthly E-newsletters. To advertise your company nationwide all year long contact Suzanne Bernhardt – Advertising Manager for special offers and editorial opportunities at: – Tel:  678.880.9282

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Nothing goes together like food and events. Event planners and caterers need each other. Catersource + The Special Event brings the entire event industry under one roof for an unparalleled immersive experience. Attendees have the opportunity to connect and have conversations with everyone within the events & catering ecosystem to help move the industry forward.

Your inspiration deserves great execution, and CORT Events is here to make your dream a reality. From high quality stylish rental furnishings to world-class service, our experienced professionals will make your event one that excites, engages and brings your vision to life. Start your next meeting or event with confidence and visit to experience our free online 3D space-planning tool and explore the full product catalog. Or, contact a CORT solutions expert today at 1.888.710.2525 to get started.

Founded in 1999, Cvent delivers a comprehensive event marketing and management platform and offers a global marketplace where event professionals collaborate with venues to create engaging, impactful experiences. The comprehensive Cvent event marketing and management platform offers software solutions to event organizers and marketers for online event registration, venue selection, event marketing and management, virtual and onsite solutions, and attendee engagement.

The mission of the Foundation of NACE is to support the catering and events industry through education and investments that support NACE chapters. We do this through innovativetransformative programs that elevate our collective community. Incorporated in 1985, the Foundation is a 501(c)3 charitable organization.

Goodshuffle Pro is fast, modern software to run your event business from any device. Close business faster, save countless hours, track your inventory, and get your entire event process streamlined. Goodshuffle Pro is beautiful, easy-to-use, cloud-based software for event companies of all shapes and sizes.

Qwick is the professional platform at the heart of hospitality that matches experienced industry freelancers with shifts at restaurants, hotels, caterers, stadiums, and more. As the leading staffing platform solely dedicated to serving the hospitality industry, Qwick gives businesses the flexibility to fill shifts in real time with qualified staff, while empowering freelancers to work when and where they want. Qwick is rapidly growing across the U.S. and is currently serving as hospitality’s through-line across the country. Learn more at

WeddingPro is one of the largest communities of wedding professionals. WeddingPro combines The Knot and WeddingWire, two of the top wedding advertising
marketplaces, to give pros access to more couples and increase booking opportunities.