Startups Catering & Events is a wedding catering company based out of Middletown, NJ. These award-winning chefs specialize in bringing high-quality and flavorful dishes to corporate and private events. Whether you’re throwing an intimate dinner party or large wedding reception, this company will provide everything you need to impress and inspire your guests. Owners Sam and Katy Schultz began their business with the goal of continuing on a family tradition that began with Sam’s grandfather, Elbert Startup. Elbert was the original founder of Startups, a catering restaurant that opened in Los Angeles in the 1960s. Sam was raised working in the business and decided to start his own restaurant on the east coast in order to honor his family’s legacy. Since 2004, the Schultz family has been delivering gourmet cuisine to events throughout New York and New Jersey. For your wedding, Sam and Katy will work closely with you to design a menu that appeals to your tastes and fits your budget. On the big day, they provide linens, serving dishes, silverware, and professionally-dressed servers to ensure that everything runs smoothly.