Edinburgh’s Appetite Direct has been named Event Caterer of the Year in the renowned Scottish Event awards during a glittering ceremony at the Marriot Hotel in Glasgow on the 8th of October. Further awards success is also on the horizon as Appetite Direct ltd have just been shortlisted for Best Caterer at the UK event awards to be held in London on the 28th of November.
Nigel Kennedy Managing Director says , ” We are delighted by or win at the Scottish Event Awards last week. it is a great endorsement for the massive amount of hard work our amazing team here at Appetite Direct have put in over the last year”
“Over the last 12 months, the company has grown by 70% and we have moved the event catering side of the business to larger premises in Newhaven, giving us larger kitchen facilities, which allows the team to provide even better food and service, especially when we’re catcatering for multiple events”
Last year Appetite Direct delivered a wide range of events for both corporate and domestic markets, the high points of which have been, Innis and Gunn’s tenth birthday party and a reception for the Turkish President for 400 at the Assembly Rooms in Edinburgh. We have also secured a deal to become official catering Partner to The Edinburgh International Festival and we are sponsors of the Edinburgh International Book Festival’s programme launch”.
Last year, the company won the CiS Excellence Award as Independent Event Caterer of the Year for the second time after 2008 – the only company to ever win the accolade twice. Appetite Direct has also previously won the Independent Caterer of the Year and Event Service Grand Prix in the 2011 Scottish Event Awards.