CATIE Submissions

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The spirit of the Catered Arts Through Innovative Excellence Awards (CATIES) is to recognize achievements of exemplary production at an event.


CATIE Categories

Submit CATIE entries in up to 16 different categories!

Best Action Station  NEW! Best Barbeque or Picnic Menu
Best Buffet Presentation & Menu Best Celebration Cake
Best Dessert Best Hors d'oeuvre
Best Main Course Plate Presentation Best Plated Menu
Best Food Trend Incorporation Best Table Scape Design
Signature Caterer for Best Wedding Signature Caterer for Best Multiple Day Event
Innovative Mixology Signature Caterer for Best Event
Chef of the Year Caterer of the Year

 


Deadline Dates and Pricing

Review the date based pricing for entries.

Submission Type

Early Bird

Regular
Extended
Deadline Date

11/14/18*

1/9/19* 1/15/19*
Member Rate
$125.00 $150.00 $175.00
Non-Member Rate
$225.00 $250.00 $275.00


* All entries are due by 11:59 p.m. EDT on the scheduled deadline date.


Submit CATIE Entries Today!

Select the button below to submit your CATIE entries. Please note ICA requirements for submissions have changed.

Here are all the items you need before submitting an entry:

  • Company Logo (High resolution .png or .eps file)
  • Company Description (150 words max)
  • Title of Entry
  • Entry (Must be a PDF document and under 25 MB)
  • One image from the entry (High resolution .jpg, .png or .eps file)

To receive member-based pricing you will need to login to your membership account.

 

 

 


CATIE Award Rules by Category

Review the rules to make sure your entries meet all of the requirements.

Best Action Station  NEW! Best Barbeque or Picnic Menu
Best Buffet Presentation & Menu Best Celebration Cake
Best Dessert Best Hors d'oeuvre
Best Main Course Plate Presentation Best Plated Menu
Best Food Trend Incorporation Best Table Scape Design
Signature Caterer for Best Wedding Signature Caterer for Best Multiple Day Event
Innovative Mixology Signature Caterer for Best Event
Chef of the Year Caterer of the Year

 


CATIE Award Winners will be Announced at Catersource 2019

CATIE winners will be announced at Catersource 2019 during the Spark! Awards Gala on Monday, Feb. 25, 2019 in New Orleans.

If your company is selected as a finalist, your company will receive one (1) complimentary ticket to the Spark! Awards Gala.

Catersource 2019 will be held from February 24-27, 2019 at the Ernst N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans, LA.

Register for Catersource 2019 now!


Resources

Review the 2018 CATIE Award winners entries for inspiration.

Review Dan Smith's CATIES webinar in the webinars archive for tips and tricks.


Questions?

Call ICA Headquarters 410-931-8100. The office is open Monday - Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT.

Email ICA Headquarters at [email protected]