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And the Nominees Are...

Let’s give a round of applause to this year’s ACE Award nominees!

The Achievement in Catering Excellence (ACE) Awards may have taken a backseat to the COVID-19 pandemic in 2021, but now they’re back!  

Catersource magazine is delighted to announce the nominees for the 2022 ACE Awards, which will be handed out during Catersource + The Special Event May 2-5 in Anaheim, CA. Special Events magazine will also be handing out its Gala Awards. Head over to Speacial Events for this year’s nominees. 

Without any further ado, please congratulate your 2022 ACE Awards nominees! —Amber Kispert

Best On-Premise Catering 

A University Presidential Inauguration | Chartwells, Oklahoma

Photo courtesy Chef Melodie Thornton 

Aarti Party at UTD | UT Dallas Catering by Chartwells Higher Education, Dallas 

Photo courtesy UTD Catering 

 Back to the Club COVID Safe Style | Detroit Athletic Club (DAC), Detroit 

Photo courtesy Sherri Perez 

Best Off-Premise Catering

An Unsinkable Crew | DSquared Hospitality Company, Seattle 

Photo courtesy Brandon Patoc Photography 

Fandango! Alta California | 24 Carrots Catering + Events, California 

Photo courtesy Villa Visuals

50th Birthday Autumn Alfresco | Mangia Catering, Washington 

Photo courtesy Weston CederBloom 

Best Innovation

Allseated EXVO|Allseated, San Francisco 

Photo courtesy Allseated EXVO

Instawork | Instawork, San Francisco 

Photo courtesy Instawork 

Vodafone Giga XMAS Kitchen Party | Vodafone GmbH, Germany 

Photo courtesy © Vodafone / Fotograf: Holger Talinski 



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