Everything's Fresh


Press Contact

Kristen Thompson
Director of Marketing
office: 813.909.2178 ext. 123
cell: 727.643.7372
email: pr@ovationsfs.com

The Chef's Table

Press Releases


March 10, 2014 – Mesa, AZ:
A Home Run for Food and Beverage at the new Cubs Spring Training Ballpark

February 10, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
New FRESH Experiences Coming to The Sevierville Golf Club

February 6, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
Feeding America Tampa Bay Receives a Custom Walk-In Cooler from Local Company, Ovations Food Services

January 31, 2014 – Fort Collins, CO:
Colorado State University Athletic Facilities' Karla Lewis Awarded Rookie of the Year

January 30, 2014 – Bethel, NY:
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts' Tim Mahler Awarded Best Financial Turnaround

January 30, 2014 – Sacramento, CA:
Raley Field's Sierra Beshears Awarded Outstanding Financial Compliance

January 28, 2014 – Jacksonville, FL:
EverBank Field's Ryan Prep Awarded Most Creative General Manager

January 28, 2014 – Oakland, CA:
Fresh New Food Approach at O.co Generates 17% Sales Increase in Food and Beverage Sales During Monster Energy AMA Supercross

January 28, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
The Lakeland Center's Steven Johnson Awarded Top Team Builder by Ovations

January 27, 2014 – London, ON:
Budweiser Gardens' Trevor Moore Awarded General Manager of the Year by Ovations

January 27, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
Ultimate Super Bowl Recipes by Sports Most Prolific Chefs

January 15, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations' 2nd Annual Recipe Contest

January 14, 2014 – Oakland, CA:
Ovations Food Services Selected to Bring their Everything's Fresh
™ Concept to the O.Co Coliseum: Home of MLB's Oakland Athletics and NFL's Oakland Raiders

January 14, 2014 – Uptown Charlotte, NC:
BB&T Ballpark to Feature Delicious Frozen Treats All-Year-Round

January 8, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
Tampa-based Ovations Food Services Brings Over 465 Room Nights to the Tampa Bay Area

January 7, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Builds on Client Relations and Development

January 6, 2014 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Names Jen Zick Regional Vice President of Business Development - Western Region

December 6, 2013 – Green Bay, WI:
Ovations Food Services Expands Food and Beverage Offerings at Oneida Casinos: Vince Lombardi's Legendary Sports Bar and Grill and Countryville Bar and Grill Scheduled to Open in Spring 2014

November 2013 – Venues Today:
Pheasant Season - Profile on Ovations' Direct Energy Centre Executive Chef

November 20, 2013 Phoenix, AZ:
Phoenix Chapter of NACE (National Association for Catering and Events) Names Gila River Casino's Regional Director of Catering as President

November 13, 2013 Des Moines, IA:
The Iowa Events Center Increases Wedding Business by Offering a One-of-a-Kind Experience

November 2013Miami, FL:
Jungle Island Selects Ovations to Bring Their Signature "Fresh Approach" to Food Services

November 7, 2013 Atlantic City, NJ:
Phish Fans Arrived Hungry to Three-Show Run at Boardwalk Hall

October 31, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Tampa-Based Food Company Recognized for International Growth: Company Serving Meals to 9-Million Guests Around the World

October 29, 2013 – Cincinnati, OH:
More FRESH Beginnings at River Downs

October 17, 2013 – El Paso, TX:
Ovations Brings Their FRESH Approach to the New El Paso Triple-A Ballpark

October 2013 – Venues Today:
Over The Top: Ovations' Raley Field Executive Chef

October 10, 2013 – Independence, MO:
Independence Events Center Selects Exclusive Food and Beverage Provider, Ovations Food Services

October 8, 2013 – Sioux Falls, SD:
Sioux Falls Public Assembly Facilities Welcome New Ovations Food Services General Manager, Chad Stoner

October 3, 2013 – Atlantic City, NJ:
Boardwalk Hall To Serve "Bathtub Gin" at All Three Upcoming Phish Concerts on October 31, November 1 and November 2

October 2, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Developing a Game Plan: How Ovations Food Services' General Manager at EverBank Field, Home of the Jacksonville Jaguars, Ryan Prep Got His Start

September 12, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
The Coldest Beer In The Park: A Walk-In Cooler for Guests at Raley Field

September 6, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Sports Word's Most Prolific Chefs Offer Ultimate Tailgating Recipes In Time for Start of NFL Season

September 3, 2013 – Toronto, ON:
Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place Welcomes Accomplished New Executive Chef

August 12-18, 2013 – SportsBusiness Journal:
My Start in Sports - Ken Young

August 8, 2013 – Mesa, AZ:
Chicago Cubs Continue Their Partnership with Ovations Food Services at New Spring Training Facility in Mesa, AZ

August 6, 2013 – Knoxville, TN:
Ovations Brings Exciting New Food Concepts to the Knoxville Civic Auditorium and Coliseum with Extension of Contract

August 1, 2013 – Sevierville, TN:
The Sevierville Convention Center Selects Ovations to Provide a Fresh Approach to Food Service

July 31, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Is Ready to Immerse Itself in the Spirit of Wake Forest University

July 30, 2013 – Rio Rancho, NM:
Santa Ana Star Center Extends Partnership with Ovations Food Services

July 26, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Selected to Bring Their Signature Everything's Fresh™ Approach to the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

July 25, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations' The Kitchen™ Experience Selected for "Best New Concept In Food and Drink": Venues Today Announces the 2013 Silver Spoon Award Winners

July 18, 2013 – Toronto,ON:
Exhibition Place Board Selects Ovations Food Services

July 15, 2013 – The Augusta Chronicle :
Augusta-Richmond County Coliseum Authority Renews Global Spectrum, Ovations Food Services Contracts

July 3, 2013 – USA Today Sports Weekly :
In The Ballpark: Hillsboro hops on baseball bandwagon

June 18, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services' Client Facilities Make PETA's 2013 List of "10 Most Vegetarian-Friendly Minor League Ballparks"

June 5, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
The Kitchen™ Experience

June 3, 2013 – Bangor, ME:
Cross Insurance Center Selects Ovations Food Services to Provide FRESH Service

May 23, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Daytona Beach County Council Extended Florida-based Food Service Company, Ovations Food Services, Contract for An Additional 5 Years at the Ocean Center

May 8, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Introduces The Bar™ Experience

May 7, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Selected to Provide Food and Beverage Services to Hartford's XL Center and Rentschler Field

April 16, 2013 – Albuquerque, NM:
Albuquerque International Balloon Fiesta Selects Ovations as its Concession Manager

April 16, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Iowa Speedway Selects Ovations to Continue Providing FRESH Service

April 10, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Encourages Guests to Enjoy a Variety of Food Options at Budweiser Gardens, Host to the 2013 ISU World Figure Skating Championships

April 9, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Chosen to Provide Food and Beverage Services to Hillsboro Hops Baseball

March 29, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex Provided Food to Over 100,000 Guests During the ACC Men's Basketball Tournament

March 20, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Hits It Out of the Ballpark with Fan Requests

March 18, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Knights Stadium Voted "Best Hot Dog" in the Charlotte Area

February 25, 2013 – Lakeland, FL:
Ovations at The Lakeland Center Is Recognized by Rick Scott for Receiving a Perfect Safety and Sanitation Score

February 18, 2013 – Sioux Falls, SD:
Sioux Falls Continues its Relationship with Ovations Food Services at the Sioux Falls Arena and Orpheum Theater Center

January 25, 2013 – Global Gaming Business:
Global Gaming Business Features Ovations in The Names You Know

January 24, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Teambuilding at Feeding America Tampa Bay

January 14, 2013 – Birmingham, AL:
Ovations Food Services to Provide Their Signature Fresh-Food Approach to Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex

January 2, 2013 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services Gives Back To Tampa Bay

December 5, 2012 – Phoenix, AZ:
Ovations Food Services Recognized by the American Indian Chamber of Commerce of Arizona

October 16, 2012 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Food Services To Bring Their Signature Fresh-Food Approach To Ruth Eckerd Hall & Capitol Theatre

October 1, 2012 – Exhibit City News:
Sharonville Convention Center Partners with Ovations Food Services

October 1, 2012 – Sharonville, OH:
Sharonville Convention Center Partners with Ovations Food Services

October 1, 2012 – Tampa, FL:
Bethel Woods Center for the Arts Chef Wins Gold Medal at "Taste Exposure and Culinary Challenge"

September 24, 2012 – Tampa, FL:
Ovations Sponsors an Event for Feeding America at Tampa's Lowry Park Zoo

July 31, 2012 – Idaho State Journal:
The New Shoshone-Bannock Hotel & Event Center Opens

July 25, 2012 – Chandler, AZ:
Shula's Steak House at Wild Horse Pass Hotel & Casino Selected for Prestigious Wine Spectator Award

July 17, 2012 – Venues Today:
World's Largest Cocktail Created by Ovations at Cal Expo

July 17, 2012 – Viera, FL:
Ovations' Offers Weekly Food Specials at Space Coast Stadium, Home of the Brevard County Manatees

July 9, 2012 – Peta.org:
Top 10 Vegetarian-Friendly Minor League Ballparks

July 6, 2012 – Cincinnati, OH:
Ovations Serves 5,000 Guests in Three Hours at the World Choir Games

June 29, 2012 - Tampa, FL:
Ovations and Lowry Park Zoo Prep for the Republican National Convention

April 6, 2012 – Sacbee.com:
River Cats' Tri-Tip Among Best Ballpark Food in U.S.

March 23, 2012 – Syracuse, NY:
Ovations and Syracuse Chiefs to offer all-you-can-eat menu at select games

March 12, 2012 - Syracuse, NY:
Ovations is bringing creative and delicious concession concepts to the Syracuse Chiefs at Alliance Bank Stadium

March 2012 – Miami Beach, FL:
Ovations Partners with Acclaimed Chef Michelle Bernstein to Bid for Exclusive Catering at the Miami Beach Convention Center