International Caterer Association (ICA) - Caterer Member Benefits


ICA members enjoy access to discounts, resources, and opportunities specially tailored to enhance the lives and work of catering professionals. 

Members gain access to the following exclusive benefits: 

  • ICA Facebook Roundtable: Connect with over 1,900 caterer members. The Facebook Roundtable is very active and it is a great place to pose questions and ask for recommendations.

  • ICA Learning Lab of Online Resources:  ICA has a vast array of resources in the following categories; Beverages, Human Resources, Venues, Technology, Marketing, Sales, Interns & Mentorship Programs, Operations and Culinary.

  • Education & Networking Opportunities with ICA Members: Receive discounts on Catersource & Art of Catering Food for you and your staff. You'll also be invited to join ICA workshops across the United States throughout the year!

  • ICA Webinars: Free monthly webinars on timely topics from ICA members delivered in 30 minute increments with Q&A from participants. Bonus: Over 60 previous webinars are archived on the ICA website for you to enjoy.

  • SB Value Group Purchasing Program: Join the largest purchasing program in the country with over 5 BILLION DOLLARS in purchasing power. No contract and no fees.

  • ICAEF Scholarship Eligibility: As an ICA member you can apply for full scholarships to attend Catersource & Art of Catering Food. Scholarships also includes a stipend for travel expenses/hotel accommodations.

  • ServSafe Training Program Discounts: ICA members receive discounts on ServSafe Manager, ServSafe Food Handler and ServSafe Alcohol training classes.

  • ICA Membership Directory: As a member, you have complimentary access to the membership directory so you can connect with other industry leaders. You can search by company name, member name or zip code.

  • ICA Logo Resources: Use the new ICA logo on your website, email signature line and branded materials.

  • BONUS! Up to Ten (10) Members of Your Staff Receive ICA Member Benefits: Provide us with names, titles, email addresses and phone numbers for up to 10 staff members and they'll receive all these exclusive benefits too!