Des Hague, Awards to Date

  • UK Manager of the Year – 1992 – Pizza Hut Inc
  • IT UK Project of the Year – 1995 – Whitbread PLC
  • Project of the Year – 1996- Whitbread PLC
  • Gold Award for Innovation- 2001 – TurboChef
  • Horecava Tradeshow, Amsterdam
  • Equipment Category Winner – 2001- TurboChef
  • Horecava Tradeshow, Amsterdam
  • “ A remarkable innovation “ Mr. Elshott- Tradeshow Judge
  • Gold Taste Award – American Tasting Institute – 2002 – 7-Eleven Inc
  • Winner of WOW Award CSPnet – Hot Stuff Foods – 2005 – Hot Stuff Foods
  • Best Packaging of year Award – 2006- Foodservice Packaging Institute
  • Denver Seeds Award- Denver- 2011
  • Flame of Friendship – San Diego- 2013
  • Outstanding Champion for Social Enterprise – Juma Ventures- 2013
  • Business excellence Award- Toronto- 2013
  • Presidents Award – National Restaurant Association- 2014
  • Arena Angels Award- Harbor Yard CT- 2014
  • Mayors Business Recognition Award- Baltimore- 2014
  • SCUP (Society for College & University Planning) Excellence in Architecture Honor Award – 2016- WC&P

Awards While Leading Centerplate Inc

  • Best Food and Beverage – Convene Magazine
  • #1 NFL Experience – Stadium Journey
  • #1 Best NFL Stadium to visit – Thrillist
  • #1 MLS for Americas Best Stadium Food – Travel + Leisure Magazine
  • #1 Ski resort, Eastern US and Canada- Ski Magazine
  • #1 College football Experience – Stadium Journey
  • MIDAS Award for Menu Innovation and Development
  • Gold, Silver Medals, British Pie Awards
  • Levi Stadium – Sports Facility of the Year