Paramount Events

Q&A with Founder and CEO, Jodi Fyfe

August 30, 2018 | Paramount Events

 

How did you start Paramount Events? I have been in catering and events my whole life and have worked for a lot of people at many different companies. It became time to go off on my own, so I launched Paramount Events in 2011 and Chef Devon Quinn joined a year later.

 

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Tips for Planning Your Catered Event

May 30, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Venue Category, Weddings

 

Timing the booking of a caterer can be difficult when planning an event due to considerations such as budget, the number of guests, the type of event, and the venue itself. For most events, however, choosing the venue is the most important priority in order to make sure enough time is allocated for securing the space.

 

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How Much Catering Staff is Needed for Your Event?

May 24, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

Determining the amount of staff needed at an event all comes down to budget, the number of guests, the type of event and the chosen venue. Find out how Paramount Events properly staffs the events we cater.

 

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Interactive Catering

May 22, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning

 

Interactive Catering is one of the latest food trends that allows guests to interact with their meals in a completely new way. Find out how our chefs here at Paramount Events have created dishes to bring customization and a personal touch to your Chicago catering experience.

 

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Questions You Must Ask Your Potential Wedding Caterer

May 21, 2018 | Catering, Paramount Events, Weddings

 

Have a bunch of unknowns while planning your wedding and not sure where to start? We’ve prepared a list of 10 questions that are vital for securing a caterer and insuring that your big day goes off without a hitch.

 

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Catering The Royal Wedding

May 17, 2018 | Catering, Paramount Events, Weddings

 

While we love the story of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, we’re even more focused on the catering for the big day and the amazing dishes and ingredients likely to be enjoyed by Britain’s elite. Here’s a quick preview of what cuisine can be expected at the most celebrated wedding in years.

 

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Toasting The Royal Wedding

May 17, 2018 | Mixology, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Recipes, Weddings

 

In honor of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding this weekend our mixologist, Alex, has created a cocktail to help everyone celebrate. See what you need to toast the couple here.

 

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Ensuring 5 Star Service at Your Wedding

May 14, 2018 | Catering, Paramount Events, Weddings

 

To us, providing the best service in Chicago is equally important to our fresh and innovative cuisine. How do we ensure you and your guests experience flawless service and an incredible overall experience on your big day? We’re so glad you asked…

 

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Tasting 101: With Chicago’s Premier Caterer

May 7, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning, Weddings

 

Choosing the menu for your event can be stressful due to the sheer variety of menu possibilities and the uneasiness that can come with deciding on dishware and cutlery. At Paramount Events, we design your menu around personal tastes and build a flavor profile that incorporates your favorite foods and dishes from top-tier restaurants around Chicago.

 

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Is Your Chicago Caterer Outsourcing Servers and Staff?

May 3, 2018 | Catering, Events, Paramount Events, Paramount Events Inspiration, Party Planning

 

The difference between in-house and outsourced staffing can be monumental to the overall success of an event. Between knowledge of the food served and the venue itself, staff must be able to assist or redirect the client and guests with any arising problems at all times.

 

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