Getting involved in your local chapter allows you to take advantage of peer-to-peer idea sharing, opportunities to build professional relationships, and the chance to hear the latest industry news. You’ll also have access to nationally known speakers and high quality educational programs tailored to your specific interests and locale.

Chapter events educate, pamper, entice and enrich your professional and personal life. Chapters need strong leaders and volunteers who will work to build strong local and regional groups. Chapters need your involvement to grow and thrive! Don’t miss out on this exceptional opportunity to get involved—your local NACE Chapter needs you.


The National Association for Catering and Events, the oldest and largest catering and event association in the world, encompasses all aspects of the catering industry.

Dedicated to promoting career success for its members and the professionalism of the industry, NACE offers educational programs, professional certification, chapter initiatives, networking opportunities, recognition and awards programs, a job bank, community service projects and the industry’s most prestigious annual conference.

In helping its members enhance their business and careers, NACE helps the industry reach its highest potential.


The mission of NACE is “To provide catering and event professionals superior education, networking and resources to enhance career success and deliver excellence to clients.”