Renovations Have Begun in Our Marquis Ballroom and Dining Room!

One of our most popular event spaces, the Marquis Ballroom and Dining Room, began the first exciting stages of its complete renovation this week!  Although we’ve hosted many fabulous weddings, meetings and celebrations in the Marquis over the years, it’s time for a little sprucing up!  First, the demolition of everything but the windows and ceiling!  All the current surfaces, [...]

How Delicious! Chef Chris Stevens’ Recipe for Wild Tandoori Salmon You Can Make at Home

Chef Chris Stevens planted his own herb and vegetable garden on the grounds here at ACE.  In fact, seeing how much he relies on that garden for the freshest ingredients he can get his hands on, it looks like Chef Stevens will be tripling the size of the garden next year!  Nothing beats homegrown, organic produce [...]

Introducing Our New Executive Chef Chris Stevens from Wolfgang Puck Catering!

ACE Conference Center is proud to introduce our new Executive Chef, Chris Stevens! Christopher Stevens, Executive Chef of Wolfgang Puck Catering in Philadelphia, discovered his passion for the culinary arts while experimenting with a cast iron pan, spatula and two eggs at the age of four.  By the time he turned thirteen, Chris knew that [...]

Philadelphia Brides, Please Join Us on September 18th for a Special Bridal Event of Wedding Planning!

Please join us for a very special bridal event at the ACE Conference Center on Sunday, September 18th from noon until 3:30pm.  Featuring our new  in-house, award-winning caterer, Wolfgang Puck Catering, this bridal show will offer our existing wedding clients and potential brides and grooms the opportunity to sample delicious foods while exploring our incredible [...]

ACE Celebrates “Bring Your Child to Work Day”

This past Friday, the employees of the ACE Conference Center celebrated “Bring Your Child to Work Day” with over 15 employees and their children participating.  The idea behind the day is to give our employees’ sons and daughters a glimpse of the working world. While bring your child to work day began with a focus on empowering girls, [...]

Summer Lovin’: Ice Cream Shops in the Greater Philadelphia Area and Suburbs!

This hot July weather is only kept in check by seeking out ice cream at every possible opportunity! Whether that means you have to pop out on your lunch break or make a scheduled trip to get your favorite double scoop, don’t forget to sample more than your local Dairy Queen.  There are some truly delightful ice [...]

Real Wedding: Christine & Sid Get Married Outside on a Helicopter Pad

Just a couple of weeks ago we had the pleasure of hosting the wedding of Christine and Sid here at the ACE Conference Center.  A sweet couple that met at a mutual friend’s party and fell in love instantly.  (read more about the couple here). Although traditional in nature, Christine and Sid’s wedding ceremony took place [...]

Real Wedding: Thanks to Their Friend Christie, Sid and Christine Met, Fell in Love and Got Married

Just goes to show you, even when it comes to love it might be based on “who you know.” Take Christine and Sid, who both just happened to know Christie.  Just not each other.  At least, not until their all-powerful friend Christie introduced them. Christie was throwing a going away party at her Maryland home for her co-worker, Sid, [...]

We’re Growing Mint in the ACE Chef’s Garden

Thanks to the gorgeous weather we’ve been having, our Chef’s Garden is filled with fragrant mint!  Just brushing up against the dark green leaves is enough to bring your temperature down to candy cane levels of freshness.  Our chefs live to use different kinds of mint in everything and anything from chilled summer soups to steamed [...]