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Earn CMP credits!
ALL education sessions at this year's conference are approved by The Events Industry Council to count toward your CMP certification. Keep your professional status up-to-date while enjoying and learning from this incredible lineup of speakers.
Dan Joseph (Operating Partner, Blue Plate Catering)
Trish Vogel (Vice President of Sales, Blue Plate Catering)
Charles Haracz (Executive Chef, Blue Plate)
Date: Wednesday, February 14
Time: 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Pass Type: All Access, CS Conference Pass, CS Premium Pass, Combined CS/TSE Education Pass - Get your pass now!
Track: CS-Off-Premise Catering, CS-Sales
Theme: LCA member
Vault Recording: TBD
Audience Level: All
The "Tasting" is the greatest tool to sell your products and services to prospective clients and it is much more than just the food. From your initial communications, to the proposal and tasting selections—the "table has been set" by the time your guests arrive. A well orchestrated tasting can make a lasting impression and allow you to confirm the event on the spot. Listen as the Blue Plate senior sales and culinary experts provide tips on how to engage the client and "wow" them at the tasting.