Rave Reviews

“The ASE team provided the highest level of service to our conference attendees. They improved the quality of our event every year.”
Cheryl Bachelder – (Former) CEO of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Inc.

“From the first meeting with ASE, we knew they were the company to partner with to help plan our “Un-conventions.” They strive to be aligned with the brands they work with. Not only did they meet our expectations on our 2017 Un-convention, they over delivered. It was the best Un-convention our company to date! Their staff is best in class and we are thrilled to be partnered with them for 2018 and beyond.”
Carolyne Canady – President International and Chief Development Officer, Blaze Pizza, LLC

“ASE Group has added tremendous value in the Elliot Group’s ability to leverage our message and brand throughout the entire Foodservice industry. Their vision, passion, strategic capabilities and insight are unparalleled! It’s our privilege to be aligned with them.”
Alice Elliot – CEO, The Elliot Group

“ASE is a valued and trusted meeting partner supporting DineEquity’s Annual conferences and incentives programs, we rely on their consistently high standards of creativity, dependability and professionalism.”
Julia Stewart – (Former) President and CEO DineEquity

“… the difference with ASE Group is that they not only do the execution part perfectly, but they bring that extra element of strategy and vision and heart to the business …”
Jean Birch – Chair of the Board, Papa Murphy’s

“In all my years of running convention centers and all the meeting planning companies I have worked with, I have never met a company that is more dedicated to working on their client’s behalf than ASE Group.”
John Vingas – (Former) SVP Convention Centers

“ASE has been a fabulous partner! From our very first working session through the post-conference follow-up, they left no stone unturned. They are professional, creative and their execution is flawless. I can’t imagine having an event without them by the Leadership Team’s side.”
Tami Polmanteer – (Former) CHRO, Daymon Worldwide

“Not only do they take care of every little logistical detail but the creative value that they bring to our production, printed items and evening events makes a huge impact on our attendees. I have worked with ASE on Incentive trips and they did an outstanding job creating experiences that made the attendees feel special with every need taken care of. ASE Group is truly outstanding!”
Des Hague – (Former) President & CEO, Centerplate

“… ASE is instrumental in helping us take strategies and translating them into a way that consumers can get excited and actually purchase the product and enjoy being part of the brand.”
Becky Johnson – (Former) SVP Marketing and Culinary, Applebee’s

“ASE anticipates what is going to be needed by the business and helps us take care of things we don’t even know we need done.”
Angela Hornsby – (Former) VP Organization Development and Effectiveness, DineEquity,Inc.

“In my opinion, ASE is a prime example of what a customer-oriented organization should be. From top to bottom their management and staff are totally dedicated to making each conference participant feel special.”
Bob Sharp – Multi-Unit IHOP Franchisee

“They are professional, smart, fun and intuitive in everything they do.”
Laurie Flynn, CMP – Director of Event Management, Marco Island Marriott Beach Resort

“ASE Group expects nothing but the best and have become role models in the field of Hospitality for other industry professionals to emulate. We thoroughly enjoy working with their team.”
Mark Malone, CMM, CMP – Director of Meetings and Special Events – The Ritz-Carlton, Kapalua

“ASE Group is clearly one of the ‘best in class’ event management companies in the industry. Their professionalism, cutting-edge resources, and state of the art systems and technology, clearly position ASE to partner with world-class franchise brands in producing meetings and events that are relevant, strategic, focused and most importantly, exceed customer expectations.”
Stephen J. Caldeira, CFE – (Former) President & Chief Executive Officer, International Franchise Association (IFA)

“What’s unique about ASE Group is that they really get to know your business-what it is you are trying to accomplish. ASE cares! They care about your company and your event. They are an incredible strategic partner. You can’t find a better partner.”
Sam Rothschild – (Former) Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Hooters of America

“When it comes to event planning, management and strategy, I have never encountered any company in the foodservice industry or outside of it, that can outperform ASE.”
David Parsley – (Former) President & CEO, Centralized Supply Chain Services (CSCS)

“…ASE has shown a sense of professionalism and expertise like no other. Their attention to detail and experience bring us a sense of comfort knowing that no matter what they will get the job done. On-site they ensure that everything runs smoothly and go above and beyond to ensure that our brand is brought forth with energy and enthusiasm.”
Crystal Lujan – Director, Operations Services, Jamba Juice

“The challenge facing every organization is how to engage and energize their audiences whether that be customers, franchisees or employees. ASE has been a huge asset to us in finding creative ways to present ourselves and then executing against our mutual plan in a highly professional manner. They are true partners.”
Dave Pace – President & CEO, Jamba Juice