Founder Edna Dratch-Parker Honored by the New England Chapter of the National Association for Catering and Events
BOSTON, May 15, 2013 –- EFD Creative-Event Planning & Design today announced that it has been recognized for its work as The Wedding Brander™ by the New England Chapter of the National Association for Catering and Events (NENACE).
Edna Dratch-Parker, founder of EFD Creative, was awarded “Wedding of the Year 2012” by NENACE for her outstanding work designing and planning an August 2012 wedding for her client Priyanka and Dan . The wedding, which was also featured on the influential Style Me Pretty wedding blog, paid tribute to the couple’s backgrounds, creating a unique cultural experience that combined both Indian and American traditions.
The NENACE awards are judged by industry peers. Dratch-Parker received the award during the organization’s awards ceremony held on May 7, 2013.
“We are pleased to honor the work of top catering and events professionals who not only excel in their fields, but who also meet the highest service standards in our industry,” said Jill Person, vice president of communications and membership, NENACE. “The NENACE annual awards program identifies those individuals who have risen to the top of their craft in a variety of categories. Edna Dratch-Parker at EFD Creative impressed our judges with a beautiful Indian fusion wedding that deserved recognition in this year’s awards program.”
The National Association for Catering and Events is the oldest and largest catering association in the world, encompasses all aspects of the catering industry.
“It is an honor to be recognized by NENACE with this award, and I’m thankful for all the support I’ve received along the way,” said Dratch-Parker. “Creating a truly memorable wedding is not only about creativity and hard work, it is also about showcasing the talent of all the vendors we work with at EFD Creative to make each and every event special.”