The arm of national catering company, Amadeus, responsible for the delivery of standalone event catering, has secured its latest contract.
Events By Amadeus has secured a three-year deal with IET Birmingham: Austin Court, a historic venue in the heart of the Midlands.
Taking a bespoke approach to the event catering options offered at this well-known location, Amadeus brings more than 45 years of expertise and exciting innovations to its kitchen. The new contract has been achieved as a result of the team’s longstanding and close relationship with the venue of over 15 years.
As a result, we are thrilled to be working with the team at Austin Court for an additional three years and to continue to create quality and memorable food experiences to match. Thanks to our decades of experience catering for events and venues around the country, organisers continue to trust us to bring their vision to life through innovative creations and a variety of stimulating menus to suit every type of event.Kevin Watson, Managing Director of Amadeus
The Grade II listed building offers period features and waterside canal views for a multitude of unforgettable events – from weddings and celebrations to exhibitions and corporate occasions, with a large variety of interconnecting rooms that can cater for up to 150 guests.
The team pride themselves on how they maximise the menu offerings within this - whether its buffet catering for a conference or meeting, a sit-down banquet for an awards ceremony, their StrEAT food concept for a pop-up cinema, or a fine dining gala dinner.
Thanks to the partnership, Events by Amadeus and Austin Court ensure a seamless process from the start to finish of any event - sourcing local ingredients and delivering innovative and inspiring menus. Whether clients need a delicious post-conference dinner, delightful fork buffet, inspiring bowl food for networking, or tasty canapés for receptions, all options are covered with the events team.
Events By Amadeus’ menus boasts an array of creative catering options for event organisers to ensure memorable food experiences for up to 150 guests, with options available for every dietary need. Planning is made simple thanks to a seamless relationship between the event organiser, venue, and Amadeus.
Akmal Shahzad, Venue Manager for IET Birmingham, Austin Court said: “The Events by Amadeus team has continued to exceed our needs and expectations with our dedicated account manager and inherent flexibility across each of our event operations.
“This, alongside a shared passion to for high-quality hospitality, delicious food and innovative concepts made them the perfect partner once again, to deliver excellent catering services to all that visit Austin Court. We look forward to sharing our exciting new menus with visitors this summer.”
With a focus on sustainability, local sourcing is also a vital part of Amadeus’ ethos with 80% of food and beverage suppliers located within a 30-mile radius of the venue. This ensures that the food crafted by the team of experts is fresh and environmentally friendly with reduced food miles, emissions, and carbon footprint.
Kevin Watson, Managing Director of Amadeus, said: “We are immensely proud of the relationships we develop, not just in the Midlands, but across the UK which is testament to the team’s hard work and dedication to our venue partners.
“As a result, we are thrilled to be working with the team at Austin Court for an additional three years and to continue to create quality and memorable food experiences to match. Thanks to our decades of experience catering for events and venues around the country, organisers continue to trust us to bring their vision to life through innovative creations and a variety of stimulating menus to suit every type of event.”
To hire the Austin Court for your next event, please contact: Sharon Lawrence: [email protected]