Club Catering Professional Association


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Membership for all Club-Based Professionals (Catering Professionals, Club Managers, Food & Beverage Directors, etc.)

Premiere Membership $795.00 per person annually

Benefits include:

  • Quarterly 30-minute mentoring sessions with Lynne LaFond DeLuca and/or Michele Carroll ($500 value)

  • Unlimited, year-round email access to industry experts. It's like your own personal consultant! ($500 value)
  • VIP session at the Annual Conference ($250 value)
  • 6 Live Webinars Annually
  • UNLIMITED access to the recorded webinar library
  • Monthly Newsletter, chocked full of great ideas and marketing strategies
  • Archives of white papers, research and industry surveys
  • Preferred Premiere Member Pricing for Regional and Annual Conferences
  • Access to the online, Member Directory
  • Complimentary Career Search and Resume Posting on the ACCP website
  • Access to Incredible Educational Travel Experiences (additional fee)
  • Marketing Plan Templates
  • A 10% discount on all subscription plans with 3D Event Designer powered by Events Clique, an online 2D and 3D floor plan, buffet diagram, inventory and seating chart software.
  • An ADDITIONAL 10% discount (on top of wholesale prices) on all specialty linens, excluding standard cloths, at Creative Coverings
  • A 20% discount at Two Bright Lights - Your Online Publicity Platform
  • A 10% discount off of your entire order with Sobelle Favors
  • A 15% discount with SayCheese! Paper Products
  • A discount with Carla David Design - Design, paper products and printing
  • A 10% discount with Form Decor Furniture Rentals
  • A 10% discount with Simply Sweet Cakery
  • A complimentary phone consultation and a 15% discount with MR Publishing for your collateral (brochures, menu packets) and printing needs
  • A 40% discount off of retail with Orrefors/Kosta Boda

See below for a full description of the Creative Partner Benefits and Discounts

    Membership $395.00 per person annually

    Benefits include:

    • 6 Live Webinars Annually
    • UNLIMITED access to the recorded webinar library
    • Monthly Newsletter, chocked full of great ideas and marketing strategies
    • Archives of white papers, research and industry surveys
    • Member Pricing for Regional and Annual Conferences
    • Access to the online, Member Directory
    • Complimentary Career Search and Resume Posting on the ACCP website
    • Access to Incredible Educational Travel Experiences (additional fee)
    • Marketing Plan Templates
    • A 10% discount on all subscription plans with 3D Event Designer powered by Events Clique, an online 2D and 3D floor plan, buffet diagram, inventory and seating chart software.  
    • An ADDITIONAL 10% discount (on top of wholesale prices) on all specialty linens, excluding standard cloths, at Creative Coverings
    • A 20% discount at Two Bright Lights - Your Online Publicity Platform
    • A 10% discount off of your entire order with Sobelle Favors
    • A 15% discount with SayCheese! Paper Products
    • A discount with Carla David Design - Design, paper products and printing
    • A 10% discount with Form Decor Furniture Rentals
    • A 10% discount with Simply Sweet Cakery
    • A complimentary phone consultation and a 15% discount with MR Publishing for your collateral (brochures, menu packets) and printing needs
    • A 40% discount off of retail with Orrefors/Kosta Boda

    See below for a full description of the Creative Partner Benefits and Discounts

    Student Membership

    $50.00 per student annually

    Student memberships are for actively involved students, wishing to learn and experience what the catering departments in Clubs are all about and the impact that this vital department can have on the Private Club Industry. Students must be enrolled in high school or college in order to be eligible for a Student Membership.

    Benefits include:
    • Two 30-minute mentoring sessions with Lynne LaFond DeLuca and/or Michele Carroll, Club Industry Experts. During this session, we will help you better understand the options available within the private club industry including Club Industry “Dos and Don’ts”; and familiarize you with Club Industry culture and language.
    • Full access to our educational webinars, both live and recorded, so you can better learn about and understand catering in the Club Industry.
    • Monthly Newsletter, chocked full of great ideas and marketing strategies
    • Archives of white papers, research and industry surveys
    • Student Member Pricing for Regional and National Conferences

    Associate Membership (For Creative Partners/Industry Vendors)

    $1,100.00 per company annually, plus a one-time $100.00 application fee


    If you are not a Club-Based Professional, Associate Memberships are for Club and Special Event Industry Vendors, or "Creative Partners". Associate Member applications will be subject to an approval and invitation process.

    Associate Members are asked to provide:

    • A Member benefit, such as preferred pricing on your product or service for ACCP Members
    • An educational resource, article or white paper about your subject matter expertise that will be included in our Club Catering Professional Certification Program (this is not a marketing or promotional piece – it is purely educational)

    Associate Membership Benefits include:

    • One 45-minute consulting session with Lynne LaFond DeLuca and/or Michele Carroll, Club Industry Experts. During this session, we will help you better understand and position yourself and your business within the private club industry including Club Industry “Dos and Don’ts”; and familiarize you with Club Industry culture and language.
    • Full access to our educational webinars, both live and recorded, so you can better learn about and understand the Club Industry.
    • Customized, personal marketing piece for your business or service, distributed 2 times to our entire database (10,000 private clubs).
    • A listing in the Associate Member Resource Guide on the website.
    • Access to the ACCP Marketing Add-Ons (see below)

    Associate Members can also "add-on" the following marketing opportunities:

    • Additional consulting/mentoring sessions Lynne LaFond DeLuca and/or Michele Carroll, Club Industry Experts. $500.00/one hour session
    • Direct marketing to the ACCP membership and database. $400.00/e-blast (subject to approval and limited to a maximum of 2 times per year per company)

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    Creative Partner (Vendor) Benefits and Discounts for ACCP Members

    3D Event Designer powered by Events Clique
    ACCP members receive a 10% discount on all subscription plans with 3D Event Designer powered by Events Clique, an online 2D and 3D floor plan, buffet diagram, inventory and seating chart software. 3D Event Designer enables Clubs to improve efficiency and productivity while winning new clients and increasing event sales. www.3deventdesigner.com

    Creative Coverings

    ACCP members receive an additional 10% (on top of the wholesale prices!) on all specialty linen orders, excluding standard cloths. Just use the code "ACCP" along with your valid member number when you call your order in. This discount alone can more than pay for your ACCP membership for the whole year! www.creativecoverings.com Contact: Samantha Olsen Samantha@creativecoverings.com

    Sobelle Favors

    ACCP members receive a 10& discount off of your entire order of custom chocolates and favors. Just mention ACCP and provide your member number when placing your order. www.sobellefavors.com Contact: Nada at info@sobellefavors.com

    Carla David Design and Say Cheese Paper Props

    Carla David Design produces the most beautifully designed paper products for any event type and designs the look as well. Invitations, name tags, directional signs, table numbers, escort cards, place cards, menu cards, etc. ACCP members receive $100 off your order of $900 or more with Carla David Design and a 15% discount on Say Cheese! Paper Props. Order online at www.saycheesepaperprops.com

    Form Decor Furniture Rental

    In partnership with the ACCP as a creative partner, Form Decor is proud to offer an additional 10% discount to all current ACCP members. Their curated collection ranges in style from Modern and Mid-Century furniture to Bauhaus and Classic designer styles, as well as unique collectibles. Form Decor was also a proud sponsor of the 2013 ACCP National Conference and many of their pieces were on display there. Form Decor delivers in the Greater Southern California area, San Diego and Santa Barbara. Outside of California, one of their reliable carriers can be arranged to deliver the order. For more information, please call 310-558-2582 or email info@formdecor.com. Our sales and design consultants are available to take your call anytime between 8am - 5pm, PST.

    Simply Sweet Cakery

    10% discount to ACCP members that give us their ACCP # at time of order. Orders are subject to availability, however if we are open for the order date needed, we would love to offer you this "sweet" deal!
    Contact: Ceo/Cake Specialist: Brooke Corpus; Operations Manager: Shannon Swan Phone #: 714-444-2278
    Email: cakes@simplysweetcakery.com Address: 2930 Grace Ln. Suite F Costa Mesa, CA 92626

    M R Publishing Benefit

    M R Publishing specializes in private club communications (including menu packages), from the writing, editing, and design to the printing and distribution. M R Publishing offers a turnkey service for Catering collaterals. ACCP members receive: 1. A complimentary phone consultation to determine what kind of format and distribution would best suit the needs of your Club. 2. A 15-percent reduction in the price of production, including design, writing, editing, and formatting. To take advantage of this offer, simply call Marilyn Rudne at 561-433-5171 or email mrpub@mrpub.net

    Orrefors and Kosta Boda

    Orrefors and Kosta Boda are recognized throughout the world as the finest names in classic and contemporary crystal or art glass which can be given as recognition awards, incentives, holiday gifts, event gifts and corporate gifts. Ask about on-site engraving to make your event special.  As an ACCP member, please enjoy a special discount of 40% off of normal retail rates. Contact Joanne Robertson to place your order - jroberston@okbusa.com  or 856-626-1329.

    VOX DJs

    All ACCP members receive 10% off a DJ/MC for any Wedding / Private Party / Mitzvah / Corporate Event. VOX DJs has 15 fully trained and professional private event and Wedding DJ/MCs. We provide fun, charismatic, and energetic DJs without being cheesy, intrusive or over-bearing. We also, provide lighting and photo booths, and can take of everything you need for a truly great event. Find out more at www.voxdjs.com. Email robert@voxdjs.com or Call (310) 372-2222 for all inquiries and let us know you are an ACCP member!

    Two Bright Lights

    ACCP members receive a 20% discount on all service level plans with Two Bright Lights, an online publicity platform. Two Bright Lights can enable you to improve your online and website presence through the use of photographer relationships, software to build inspiration boards and increase your visual presence. Use coupon code “accp20” when registering to receive your discount. www.twobrightlights.com