Sodexo Conferencing Blog

Complete Meeting Package at SRVCC

Mandy Volpe - Thursday, April 28, 2016

San Ramon Valley Conference Center in California offers a Complete Meeting Package. The package features:

  • Dinner on the evening of your meetings arrival.
  • Hot Breakfast and lunch buffets.
  • Break out rooms.
  • Everything you will need for engaging sessions. From flip charts to white boards, from projector screens to wireless internet, San Ramon Valley Conference Center provides all of your meeting necessities.
Send over your RFP, today, to begin scheduling your meeting experience today.    

Magazine Feature for Venue

Mandy Volpe - Friday, April 22, 2016

It is always a good day when one of our venues is featured in a national publication. The Millennium Centre in Tennessee was recently featured in the Unique Venues Magazine. The article features the culinary draw of the Sodexo chefs and how the staff creates menus to peak the interest of attendees. The article also details the location and partnership of The Millennium Centre with East Tennessee State University. Thank you for the feature Unique Venues, and check out the article here.

Special Dining Experience

Mandy Volpe - Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Join your Millennium Center Master Chef Jean-Claude Seruga and Chef Justin Yazdizk at YUM-YUM International Tapas Night. Thurs, Mar 24, 6-8 pm.

We are $2500 shy of the $10,000 artist fee is left to raise for a bicycle-inspired public work of art next to an elementary school in The Tree Streets Neighborhood. Come join us! And help spread the word.

What: YUM-YUM, The Power of the Bite featuring International Tapas
When: Thursday, March 24, 6-8 pm
Where: Nelson's Fine Art Center, Downtown JCity, 324 E Main St
What: 11 businesses participating providing tapas from around the world.

Two wine tickets
Proceeds towards a bicycle-inspired public work of art.
Tickets: $20 in advance/$25 week-of (300 tickets for sale)
at Nelson Fine Art Center or

MORE INFO: Virginia Buda 423-833-8474, ARTLANDIA.ORG
Facebook: Artlandiajc

Easter in California

Mandy Volpe - Thursday, March 03, 2016

Easter is just around the corner and Pickwick Gardens is hosting their annual brunch and egg hunt. This year the menu includes carved prime rib, honey baked ham, a pasta station, a special kid’s buffet and much more. Reservations can be made by calling 818-845-5300 ext #171. Visit Pickwick Gardens in Burbank, California for your Easter celebration!

Awards Banquet in Arizona

Mandy Volpe - Friday, February 26, 2016

High Country Conference Center has a great event coming up on March 5th. The Viola Awards will be held on that Saturday. There will be dinner and a celebration of the Viola Award winners. The dinner will include the High Country Salad, steak and grilled salmon, mashed potatoes and broccolini. Will you be attending the Arizona event in Flagstaff? 

Explore Our Properties

Mandy Volpe - Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Have you taken a look at the properties available on the Sodexo Conferencing website recently? There are venues all across the United States that have the perfect mixture of beautiful landscape + convenient meeting locations + delicious food service. Explore the property list to find the location of your next meeting or event.

Featured Event: Spirit Gala

Mandy Volpe - Wednesday, February 17, 2016

The annual Spirit Gala organized by the Mountain States Health Alliance Foundation was held on Saturday, January 23rd at the Millennium Centre in Johnson City, Tennessee. The black tie event raised funds to go towards a Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome unit at Niswonger Children’s Hospital.  Combined with other fundraisers by the organization, the goal is to raise $500,000. With the theme of “Out of Africa,” guests enjoyed dinner made my Master Chef Jean-Claude Seruga and music by Endless Summer Band. For more information about The Millennium Centre, check out their website here

Bevill Conference Center

Mandy Volpe - Monday, January 18, 2016

The Tom Bevill Conference Center and Hotel, located in Alabama, has 18,000 square feet of meeting space. The conference center is located on the campus of The University of Alabama in Huntsville. Enjoy a breakfast buffet, lunch and dinner at the Gardenview Café, open Monday through Friday. The Bevill Conference Center is only minutes away from NASA, the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, Huntsville Botanical Gardens and various historical museums. To find out more information about this event venue, visit their website here.

Weddings at Chase Center

Mandy Volpe - Friday, October 23, 2015

With over 87,000 square feet of event space, Chase Center on the Riverfront is the perfect location for meetings and weddings in Delaware. For weddings, brides and grooms can choose from three all-inclusive wedding packages. Cocktails, decorations, wedding cake, and floral centerpieces are just a few of the benefits of what is included in the wedding packages. To inquire about using this facility for your wedding or event, visit this form

Recipe for the Road

Mandy Volpe - Friday, October 16, 2015

We love the variety of meals that are available at our Sodexo Conferencing venues. Each lunch break is filled with hot and cold items for event attendees to take advantage of during the meeting day. The Conference Center at Waltham Woods has a great menu item that they have chosen to share the recipe with you today. Here are the step-by-step directions for creating Honey and Port Braised Short Ribs at home.