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Exclusive Onsite Caterer of the Virginia Beach Convention Center

Centerplate is one of the nation's leading providers of food, beverage and merchandise for sports, convention and entertainment centers.

Centerplate is a leader in live event hospitality, "Making It Better To Be There®️" for more than 115 million guests each year at more than 200 prominent entertainment, sports and convention venues. From hosting VIPs at the Super Bowl to super heroes at Comic Con, the company provides hospitality services to North America's premier events. A Sodexo company, Centerplate creates unique, locally-inspired menus, best-in-class guest service, and one-of-a-kind experiences backed by world-class design and insights teams. Visit the company online at, connect via Twitter @centerplate, Instagram @Centerplate_ or

We cater and service the following events and much more: banquets, bar services, boxed lunches, breakfasts, coffee and refreshment breaks, trade show lunches and receptions, formal dining, in-booth catering, luncheons and receptions.


1000 19th Street Virginia Beach, VA 23451
Main Phone: (757) 385-2010 Fax: (757) 437-2080



Beth Williamson, MBA

District Manager

Jenn Bailey

Director of Sales and Operation

Holly Coriell

Office Manager

Desiree Neal

Executive Chef

Dee Forbes

Banquet Manager

Michaela Lee

Catering Sales Manager



  • 2012 – Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia – Taste of Hampton Roads | Best of Overall
  • 2013 – Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia – Taste of Hampton Roads | Chef’s Choice
  • 2014 – VA Aquarium – Sensible Seafood Fest | Green Plate Award
  • 2015 – Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia – Taste of Hampton Roads | Most Memorable Booth Presentation
  • 2016 – VA Aquarium – Sensible Seafood Fest | Best Presentation of a Sustainable Dish
  • 2017 – Virginia Zoo – Zoo to Do | People's Choice Award
  • 2019 – International Live Events Association, Hampton Roads Chapter – Fork and Knife Competition | Judge’s Choice Award and People’s Choice Award