SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Behind The Scenes (BTS), a premiere catering and events company headquartered in San Diego, CA that has been pleasing palates around the world for over 20 years, has recently been awarded the contract with NBC to manage the culinary and logistic needs for the upcoming 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia as well as the 2016 Olympic Summer Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. BTS will be providing catering and hospitality services, feeding nearly 4,000 members of the U.S. broadcast and international media as well as corporate sponsors each day at a majority of the 14+ Olympic competition venues for the next two Olympic Games.
BTS will operate the largest western style food service operation, outside of the Olympic Village, during the upcoming 2014 Winter Olympic Games. Sochi, Russia marks the eighth Olympic Games project executed by the San Diego-based catering company. Led by John Crisafulli, President and Chief Operating Officer, BTS will establish its own secure supply and distribution chain for the upcoming 2014 Russian Games as well as the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Games assuring the quality and safety of all the products used in their world-class on site culinary operations.
BTS has earned a flawless reputation for establishing high quality hospitality services at more than a decade of the Olympic Games due to its staffing, expertise in the culinary arts, and global logistics talents and execution. With each Olympic Games BTS provides hospitality services, logistics planning, health and safety management, and staff hiring and training, employing often more than 500 locals and culinary experts from around the globe for many of their projects. During the company’s Olympic Games and other large catering projects, BTS will serve and orchestrate often more than 12,000 meals every day.
“We are excited to have been awarded another contract from NBC for the next two Olympics,” said John Crisafulli, President of BTS. “Our background, experience, and quality reputation within the Olympic movement continues to grow. BTS’ talented culinary team provides innovative cuisine, but it is our attention to detail and flawless execution that sets us apart from the rest. We know we will provide the most exemplary catering service Sochi, Russia has ever seen on an Olympic scale, under extremely challenging conditions.”
About BTS Catering and Events…
San Diego, California-based Behind The Scenes (BTS) is the nation’s premier on-location catering company, serving the television, film, and broadcast industry as well as corporate and private clients. The company has provided its services domestically to large scale events such as the Red Bull Air Races, ESPN X Games, the Susan G Komen 3 Day Walk, and the Rose Bowl Football Game. For more information on the catering and event services provided by Behind The Scenes, please contact (858) 638-1400 or visit the website at www.btscenes.com.
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