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Glen Cove , NY United States

Andrea Correale began her entrepreneurial career at age 16 working at a large Long Island catering facility.  After completing a college degree in Hotel and Restaurant Management from NYIT.


Andrea created Elegant Affairs, a full-service, off-premise catering and event design firm which is considered one of the best on Long Island, Manhattan and in the Hamptons.  Since its inception more than 17years ago, Elegant Affairs has served over 1400 events a year with razor sharp attention to detail.


Andrea is not only considered one of New York City’s premier caterers, but a lifestyle and entertaining expert by L’Oreal Paris Academy, and Celebrations.com, a subsidiary of 1800 Flowers.  She is known to inspire and empower women of all ages to not only entertain with professional flair but to embrace life and become the very best they can be.


Elegant Affairs has satisfied some of the world’s most discriminating palates such as Tony Bennett, L.A. Reid, Dennis Leary, Bobby Flay, Jimmy Fallon, Timothy Hutton, Mariah Carey, Nick Cannon, LL Cool J, Janna Bullock, Kelsey Grammer, Whoopi Goldberg, Brooke Shields, Russell Simmons, the Trumps, Gwyneth Paltrow, Kevin Spacey, Ethan Hawke, the Stillers, Bebe Neuwirth, Kelly Ripa, Kim Cattrall, and many others.


Some of Andrea’s Television, Radio, and Print features include VH1’s The Fabulous Life of the Hamptons, The Real Housewives of New York City, Millionaire Matchmaker, MTV’s True Life, NBC’s LXTV, Fox 5 News, “The Strategy Room”, CBS News, CBS3 Talk Philly, Martha Stewart Living Radio, Hamptons Magazine, Gotham Magazine, Social Life Magazine, Woman’s Day Magazine, Rush and Molloy, and the New York Post’s Page Six.


 


As a member of the International Caterers Association, Elegant Affairs is a proud recipient of the 2008 Catie awards for "Best Plate Presentation" and "Best Buffet Presentation”.