Sodexo Conferencing Blog

Activities at San Ramon Valley Conference Center

Mandy Volpe - Monday, August 31, 2015

Did you know that the San Ramon Valley Conference Center is nestled within Mt. Diablo and the Iron Horse Regional Trail? This allows event attendees to experience team-building opportunities without having to leave the property. The Iron Horse Regional Trail is 32 miles long and runs between Concord and Pleasanton. San Ramon Valley Conference Center also features an outdoor sports court which can be utilized for basketball or volleyball. Indoors you will find a fitness center as well as a recreational lounge which features pool and ping-pong. Check out more about San Ramon Valley Conference Center and discover how this venue would be the perfect setting for your meetings in California.

Day Meeting Package in Boston

Mandy Volpe - Friday, August 28, 2015

When choosing a venue, select a location that is easily accessible, meets your budget, and has options for food that will leave your attendees full and happy.  The Conference Center at Waltham Woods is a Sodexo Conferencing property that offers day meeting packages for your event planning needs. Included in the package you will find conference rooms for your meeting, internet access, continental breakfast, hot and cold luncheon buffet, as well as state of the art audio visual.  If you are interested in hosting your meeting at this venue, contact Rosemary Burnham at 781-434-7387 or visit the website here


Pickwick Gardens Goes Vintage

Mandy Volpe - Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Pickwick Vintage will be taking place this weekend, August 30th, at Pickwick Gardens. Over 50 vendors will be at the gardens offering an assortment of clothing and textiles, jewelry, and design inspiration from all eras. Ticket information and details about the event can be found on our Facebook. We hope to see you at this great event. 


Team Building Workshop in Arizona

Mandy Volpe - Friday, August 21, 2015

Our staff at the Black Canyon Conference Center in Arizona recently held their Fiscal Year end meeting. The day involved a brainstorming, a table length sub, team building exercises, and plenty of cupcakes. Thank you to all of our guests who have made this year a success. We look forward to being able to continue serving you.


Open House at High Country Conference Center

Mandy Volpe - Friday, July 31, 2015

If you are in Arizona in September, check out the open house taking place for wedding vendors at the High Country Conference Center. In this bridal extrazanganza that is free to the public, enjoy live music, win prizes, and catch a glimpse of the latest trends in our fashion show sponsored by Northern Arizona Weddings & Events. The event will take place September 13 from 10am-4pm. Make sure you RSVP to let the team know you will be attending. 

Boston Meeting Experience

Mandy Volpe - Thursday, July 30, 2015

Discover Boston’s full-service meeting venue. The Conference Center at Waltham Woods is located on the technology corridor of Massachusetts within the Massachusetts Medical Society. The Conference Center offers 17,000 square feet of meeting space with the largest room seating 200 people. These meeting spaces are equipped with high-speed Internet, ergonomic chairs, and individually controlled thermostats. Experience the difference at this Sodexo Conferencing location with the on-site meeting services staff that are aimed at helping you execute your event with perfection. To learn more about this venue, visit the website here.


Meeting Menus Worth Drooling Over

Mandy Volpe - Monday, July 20, 2015

This past week the Black Canyon Conference Center welcomed the Arizona Department of Health Services for a meeting. Chef Reyes and his kitchen staff prepared quite the spread for their meeting. Everything from Pearl Cous Cous with vegetables to Chicken Marsala could be found on the menu. This same quality of food and service is available Monday through Friday for your next meeting at the Black Canyon Conference Center. Give them a call to explore the options for your next team meeting or corporate gathering. 




Party in the Garden

Mandy Volpe - Friday, June 19, 2015

Pickwick Gardens Conference Center is an excellent outdoor venue for weddings and meetings in California. They also host birthday parties and we think this 1st birthday celebration is simply charming. We love how they used the backdrop of the garden as the theme for their celebration. What outdoor parties are you currently planning?

The Sodexo Difference

Mandy Volpe - Friday, May 29, 2015

When hosting a meeting at a Sodexo Conferencing Venue, you can expect a commitment to customer service and integrity. We will work with you to proactively create ideas to take your event to the next level. Begin exploring our venues today and let us revolutionize the way you do meetings. 


Featured Ads in Magazine

Mandy Volpe - Thursday, May 28, 2015

Many of our venues have placements in the newest edition of the Unique Venues Magazine. Check it out to see the latest from venues like San Ramon Valley Conference Center, Pickwick Gardens and the Conference Center at Waltham Woods. We especially love this issue because of the feature on having events at Garden Venues. If you are interested, give Pickwick a call to see their availability for your next event.