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Roy PorterActivities DirectorEngage Works Inc.

In 2021, Roy received the Michael Roman Life Time Achievement Award, recognizing him for his generous work with caterers! A veteran of over 3,000+ Weddings… Plus, many of So Cal high profile mega-events such as The Emmy’s, Oscars, Golden Globes, Taste of LA, NBA Awards, WACO Gala, and numerous others. Roy is known internationally as a consummate professional. Furthermore, an approachable hands-on innovator in the performance improvement and training of off-premise catering staff. Frequently he is known to say, “Fix what bugs you!” He consultants with some of the most progressive and successful catering companies around. His “People First and Lean" approach to training sessions in the “Gemba” are in-depth while inspiring along with building confidence in attendees to excel! His articles appear in Catersource magazine. In addition to posting online at the ICA Round Table Facebook Group, as well as several other catering industry social media outlets - answering questions while offering contrarian, yet very practical solutions to the challenges of catering! Roy’s unique educational and entertaining storytelling style helps the audience understand and act on complex catering challenges. Reach him at [email protected]