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    1. Michele Schwartz. 

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    2. Gayle Stallings. 

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    3. Chef’s Showcase Best in Theme winner, Treaty Oak Distillery. 

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    4. Shelby Hawkins and Eric Cmar. 

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    5. Chef’s Showcase People’s Choice Award, chef ATX. 

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    6. Shelley Brasher, Amber Scott and Brooke Robbins. 

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    7. John Sutton, Rene Tennison, Rafael Santos and Alfred Engstrand. 

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    8. Whitney Forrest, Mauricette Rodriguez and Nancy Shyi. 

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    9. Chef’s Showcase Best in Savory winner, Pink Avocado.

Every year, the Austin chapter of the National Association for Catering and Events hosts a fundraiser. In 2017, this annual Taste of NACE event took place at downtown Austin’s Trinity Hall and benefitted the Foundation of NACE and a local partner, Adventures with Autism, Down Syndrome and Epilepsy. The Taste of NACE event, which has become a nationally recognized, award-winning fundraiser, featured some of Austin’s top culinary talent, a silent auction, live entertainment and dancing. naceaustin.com

The 2018 Emerald City Applause Awards were held March 22, 2018 at Fremont Foundry. This was the 13th year for the industry event that honors event production, support services and marketing professionals. 

 

The iconic Hotel Crescent Court—situated in the heart of Dallas’ vibrant Uptown— recently celebrated the completion of the $33 million overhaul to its lobby, guest rooms, lavish suites, corridors, and spa and fitness center. To celebrate the momentous occasion, Hotel Crescent Court invited VIP guests to a special unveiling. As a Lone Star landmark, Hotel Crescent Court’s 186 rooms and 40 lavish suites reflect gracious Texas hos - pitality including a private bar, custom bath products and thoughtful touches.

 

Over 400 association executives, staff and members of the hospitality community connected at the Associations North Solutions Conference at Mystic Lake Center on June 13-14. The conference consisted of the Annual Meeting & Expo, a Cornholapalooza (bean bag tournament) and a Golf Classic, and an open-concept trade show.