Category Archives: Best Chefs in Louisiana

Messina’s Co-Owner Becomes Only Certified CPCE Caterer in New Orleans

The Certified Professional in Catering and Events (CPCE) is a nationally recognized certification program and the mark of excellence for catering and event professionals.  The Program was established by the National Association for Catering & Events (NACE). Stacey Messina, Co-Owner & VP of Sales of Marketing for Messina’s Catering and Events, recently passed the exam,

Messina’s Catering & Events’ Own Executive Chef Leon West Inducted into the African American Chefs Hall of Fame

From serving future presidents to serving banquets of over 5,000 guests, Chef Leon has built an impressive career in full-service catering. Recently, he added an honor by being inducted into the prestigious African American Chefs Hall of Fame.  He joins the exclusive ranks of only 8 other African American Chef inductees including Leah Chase, Joe

Messina’s Catering & Events’ own Chef Mark Daniels Named one of the 2019 Best Chefs in Louisiana

Messina’s is proud to have our very own Chef Mark Daniels invited to participate in the American Culinary Federation of New Orleans’ (ACFNO) Best Chefs in Louisiana event on April 10, 2019. Chef Mark joined the likes of past honorees including Chefs Leah Chase and Paul Prudhomme.  This 9th annual event honors select chefs for