PRESENTING MAZZONE HOSPITALITY!
Your Vision...Mazzone Quality...No Compromises...
Whether it is a simple grab and go sandwich or a fully catered gala you will find that our dedication to quality food and gracious service is the foundation of all we do.
"We live by this statement everyday and strive to deliver this promise!"
Mazzone Hospitality was founded in 1981 and although the company had humble beginnings, Angelo's keen eye for innovation and passion for hospitality became the foundation for a culinary empire that is known for unsurpassed events, quality catering and exceptional fine dining.
Mazzone Hospitality is more than the Capital Regions finest caterer, we are committed to being your complete event planner and assisting you every step of the way to ensure your event is flawless and well executed.
Another excellent benefit of working within the Capital Complex is the fact that your event can utilize Mazzone Hospitality Services at the Albany Capital Center (exclusive), the Empire State Plaza Convention Center (exclusive), and the Egg Performing Arts Center (preferred). Allowing your event to have a seamless Food and Beverage experience!
Contact our expert team to learn more about what Mazzone Hospitality can do for your next meeeting!
DIRECTOR OF FOOD AND BEVERAGE OPERATIONS
Nadine Lewis, Director of Food and Beverage Operations, for the Albany Capital Center – has worked on and off has in the food and beverage industry for 17 years. She began as a waitress in a Country Club near her hometown and has since worked her way up. After earning a dual Bachelor’s Degree from SUNY Plattsburgh’s Hospitality & Business Programs, she became a Restaurant Manager, and later the Director of Catering and Sales at the world renowned Sherwood Inn, in Skaneateles, NY. Here she catered the elite with an on premise and off premise catering book of 5 million.
In 2016 Nadine became a stay at home mom with her 2 small children. She spent a little over a year home with her children before accepting a position within the Mazzone Hospitality family as the Director of Operations of Mazzone Hospitality at ACC in December 2017. Following a year of growth, our former Mazzone Hospitality @ ACC Event Planner had a child of her own and chose to take some time away for her family. After building many client relationships through her former operations role, Nadine then took on the sales position to assist those very people from the planning side. She looks forward to continuing to grow our brand within the Albany community for years to come. In her free time, she spends her time outdoors hiking, camping and snowboarding with her family.
SENIOR SALES MANAGER
Andrea Hotaling-Lizzi transferred into the Mazzone Hospitality Team in November 2018. Andrea has worked for our partnering company, Compass Group Restaurant Associates, for 12 and a half years. As a loyal and dedicated employee, she has had numerous director rolls within different sectors of our company. As a natural people person at heart, she loves meeting and working with clients and groups alike. She takes a lot of passion in planning each event, and thrives in getting to know each client she works with. Andrea coordinates new and current catering events for all facets of ACC. Born and raised In the Upstate New York area, she currently resides in Latham NY. In her personal time, she enjoys; spending time with her beautiful daughter Amelia Mary and her fur son, a purebred German Shepard, named Justice. While her first love is family, she also enjoys exercising, traveling, playing soccer and giving a helping hand wherever needed.
Samantha, Sales Manager, for the Albany Capital Center graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology with a Bachelor's Degree in Advertising, Marketing & Communications in 2011. During her time at FIT, she gained experience in Wedding & Event Planning while working for Swank Productions in New York City and Christine Wheat Special Events Firm LLC in the Capital Region. Upon graduation, she began her career as an Event Planner with the Van Patten Golf Club in Clifton Park. Samantha joined the Mazzone Hospitality team in July 2016, planning functions for Glen Sanders Mansion, Key Hall, Proctors Theater and The Schenectady Armory. As of 2019, Samantha is now planning Events for the Albany Capital Center! On her free time, Samantha is enjoying family time, with her husband and daughter, little miss Anna Grace.