Norris News

Norris Centers Wins Small Business of the Year Award

Norris Centers has won a prestigious honor from the Lone Star College-Small Business Development Center (LSC-SBDC) by being nominated and winning their Small Business of the Year Award. The Award certificates were presented at a ceremony held November 9, 2018 in the Lone Star Community Building. Present to receive the award were Darin Kelley (center), [...]

By |2018-11-21T13:21:14+00:00November 21st, 2018|Uncategorized|

Come See – San Antonio’s New Patio Mural

Norris Centers in San Antonio recently made an a major upgrade to it’s patio - with an artistic flair. In addition to previously staining the bland concrete slab a custom mural has been added to the far wall, which adds depth and flair to the outdoor space. To achieve the one-of-a-kind masterpiece Norris commissioned [...]

By |2018-10-23T12:10:54+00:00October 23rd, 2018|Norris News|

Darin Kelley named President of Norris Training Systems, Inc.

Norris Training Systems, Inc., announces the promotion of Darin Kelley to the President’s position, which encompasses Norris Conference Centers, Red Oak Ballroom, and Catering by Norris. Joining Norris as an AGM in San Antonio, back in 2006, Darin’s career progressed to becoming the General Manager of our CityCentre venue in 2009 and then Vice President [...]

By |2018-08-17T09:44:09+00:00August 17th, 2018|Norris News|

Congratulations to our Certified Banquet Captains in San Antonio

Maricela Diaz (middle right in photo above) joined the Norris team in 2014.  It was immediately apparent to our local leadership that Maricela had a creative touch when it comes to setting up themed buffets for events. Maricela continues to wow our San Antonio clients with beautiful food and beverage displays and always supplying strong [...]

By |2018-07-20T09:23:31+00:00July 20th, 2018|Uncategorized|

Linda Hampton Honored at MPI Houston Area Chapter Annual Banquet

Linda Hampton, CMP and Vice President of Norris Conference Centers, was honored as Member of the Year at the 3rd Annual MPI (Meeting Professionals International) “A Night Among the Stars” banquet held May 17, 2018. Linda will also be serving this year as MPI Houston’s Vice President of Leadership. She has been a member [...]

By |2018-05-31T09:29:19+00:00May 31st, 2018|Norris News|

Congratulate Our new Certified Banquet Captains

What is a Norris Certified Banquet Captain? Norris Conference Centers has implemented a training program across it's five Texas locations for all Banquet Captains. The goal of the program is to reinforce and improve the core skills every Banquet Captain needs to be successful. After completion, the Banquet Captain becomes Norris certified and can fully implement [...]

By |2018-05-10T09:43:59+00:00May 10th, 2018|Norris News|

Hands-On Recipe: Create Norris’s Ultimate Calzone Crust Tonight

Want to create a delicious dinner or even a special weekend brunch? How about making homemade Calzones? According to Wikipedia, a Calzone is "an Italian oven-baked folded pizza that originated in Naples, They are usually filled with meats, cheeses and vegetable - basically anything you would normally put on a pizza. So you can make your [...]

By |2018-02-16T10:37:32+00:00February 16th, 2018|Chef's Corner|

Norris Centers Fort Worth supports Toys for Tots

Norris Centers Fort Worth paired up with the U.S. Marines and Toys for Tots to collect toys for needy Children this year. Norris Centers reached out to clients who had their Holiday Parties booked with us to ask their employees to bring a new unwrapped toy with them to their party. For this act of kindness they [...]

By |2018-01-05T03:38:25+00:00December 12th, 2017|Norris News|

Catering By Norris Now Available in Houston

Catering By Norris expands in to the Houston Market Based on the success of Catering By Norris in the San Antonio market (and client demand), we are pleased to announce that Catering By Norris is now available to our clients in the Houston area. For over 26 years Norris has been serving our client’s catering [...]

By |2018-01-05T03:38:25+00:00October 26th, 2017|Norris News|

New Sales Manager at Norris Centers Austin – Please Welcome Jaimie Brackett

Norris Conference Centers in Austin welcomes Jaimie Brackett as their newest Sales Manager. Jaimie will be handling the SMERF (social, military, educational, religious and fraternal groups) market in the Austin area. She joins Carrie Schilling, who has been Sales Manager at the Austin facility since late 2016. Both are excited to work together to create a [...]

By |2018-01-05T03:38:25+00:00July 14th, 2017|Norris News|