Sit in on sessions specializing in on- and off-premise catering, banquets and events.
Party Trends for Any Budget
See the latest trends in event planning. Find where to get the hottest products to create exciting experiences. You can increase sales by producing creative parties, on any budget. Presenter David Caruso is the owner of Dynamic Events by David Caruso and is an award-winning event planner and nationally sought-after speaker.
Big Plate vs. Little Plate – The Battle
An entire session centered on plating. Increase sales with small plates by turning a main dish into a small plate and pricing small plate options. Session also covers plating photography 101, with tips on lighting, background and common mistakes. Presenter Louie Danegelis is the executive chef for Lee John’s Catering and presenter Neil Kiekhofer is the owner of Front Room Photography.