About Occasions Catering
Celebrating 20 Years of Excellence!
Founded in August of 1998, Occasions Catering Inc. is a full service, off-premise catering company. We pride ourselves on our excellent service level, our dedicated staff and our wonderful food.
Doing whatever it takes to serve our customers the freshest products with the friendliest service. To create a work environment that values team strategies, principles and loyalty.
Meet Our Management Staff
Meghan Welter – General Manager
Please meet Meghan Welter, our General Manager at Occasions Catering. Meghan has been in the food and beverage industry and customer service industry for over 12 years. Meghan has worked as a catering sales and operations manager for an upscale bar-b-que restaurant for many years. She has experience in event planning and executing parties as small as 5 people to as large as 1,000 people. Meghan’s a huge Green Bay Packer’s fan. In her free time she enjoys taking her one year son to new adventures.
Jeanette Velez – Director of Food Operations
Originally from Venezuela, Jeanette Velez moved to Charlotte in 2004. Food service runs in her family as her mom is a chef at the Portugal Embassy in Caracas, Venezuela. Always having a passion for food, Jeanette worked at a couple of hotels before joining the Occasions Catering team as part time party staff. Her dedication, drive and loyalty quickly moved her to a lead position. Jeanette’s passion to succeed shows up daily in her work as she never has an “off day” and always gives 100%. Jeanette is a wonderful mom to two beautiful daughters Valerie and Valentina. Her husband Edin is also a chef.
Occasions Catering is a solid fixture in the Thomasboro Neighborhood. We have started our own charity and community outreach program, feeding the less fortunate in the neighborhood. In addition to providing free meals every Thursday, our employees support the neighborhood in many ways. Giving back to Charlotte and the community is a very big part of our organization. When hiring, we are certain to bring team members on board who have a strong desire to give of their time and resources. If you are interested in learning more about what we do, just ask one of our team members!