The events and catering team at one of the UK’s top sporting venues is in the running for a number of top awards.
Sodexo Prestige Venues & Events, which manages the entire catering contract at the Amex Stadium, for Brighton & Hove Albion FC, has been shortlisted in six categories at The Stadium Events and Hospitality Awards 2017.
The awards are designed to recognise the efforts and dedication of those working in matchday, catering and hospitality, along with conference and events at every football and rugby stadium across the UK.
And the winners will be announced at a Liverpool Football Club’s Anfield ground on Thursday 1 June.
The Amex Stadium team has been shortlisted for Matchday Hospitality for a Medium Stadium and Overall Matchday Hospitality, along with the Non-Matchday Mystery Shopper Award
Other nominations include the Media Choice Award, voted for by visiting national and regional media and the Directors Choice category, while retail and beverage manager Sonny Pettett has been nominated for the Shining Star award.
A new category for 2017, the Shining Star Award – sponsored by Sodexo Sports & Leisure – recognises individuals who are outstanding in their role.
“These nominations follow a memorable season for everyone connected to the club, with Premier League football now secured for the first time in the club’s history,” said Tony Crosbie, General Manager for Sodexo at the Amex Stadium Brighton.
“Our catering and events team is dedicated to delivering excellent service across the board and these nominations reflect that.”
For further information contact the Conference and Events team at the Amex Stadium on 01273 878272 or at firstname.lastname@example.org. More details about The Stadium Events and Hospitality Awards 2016, sponsored by Heineken can be found at - www.stadiumexperience.com/awards/2016 .