h ABOUT – Southern Way Catering
In 1982, our founder Jimmy Stevenson began a small company with deep Southern roots and a philosophy that demanded the best. This philosophy continues today and is undoubtedly why Southern Way is now one of the largest, most successful, and most sought after catering companies in this area.  Southern Way is proud to be celebrating over 30 years of catering events from intimate dinners, to elegant weddings, to large corporate galas. We have catered for as few as eight people and as many as 8,000! We have catered for Governors of Southern Carolina, Vice Presidents, and Presidents of the United States. Columbia Metropolitan readers have selected Southern Way “BEST OF COLUMBIA” in the caterer’s category for ten consecutive years. 
Southern Way brings to the table delicious Southern cuisine enhanced by the best in fine dining service. We specialize in off-site catering anywhere in the Southeast with a fully-equipped mobile catering kitchen. Our talented and experienced team can execute the most challenging catering event or the simplest.
Southern Way’s philosophy is to provide the client with the most delectable food, the most attentive service, the most memorable presentations, and the most pleasurable event experience.

Our Team

Catering in Columbia, SC by Southern Way Catering

Our Job at Southern Way is to Make People Happy

When planning a wedding, corporate gala or intimate dinner, our professional staff is second to none. We work with you to create an unforgettable celebration and we hope to be your new friends by the time it’s all over.

Jimmy C. Stevenson
Jesse Bullard
vice president
Brittany Stuckey
vice president of operations
Jessica Stevenson
finance manager
Michael Stuckey
executive chef
Patrick Weller
chef de cuisine
Tarrin Knight
human resources manager
Harrison Duke
creative director
Greg Patterson
kitchen manager
Anita Williams
executive assistant to the chef
Jacob Williams
operations manager
Lakyn Johnson
sales coordinator
Michelle Miller
sales assistant
Sarah Johnson
sales coordinator
Max Sulejman
lead cook
Cooper Crews
sales coordinator at my carolina alumni center
Jocey Schimek
sales assistant at my carolina alumni center
Madison Walker
assistant staffing coordinator
Catherine Kirkpatrick
information manager
Maurice Addison
logistics assistant
Kelsey Brazell
sales coordinator
Amanda Hines
kitchen manager- usc athletics division
Randi Adams
sales coordinator at my carolina alumni center
Jill Van Horn
Christine Foxworth
interim director of hospitality at my carolina alumni center
Danielle Walker
director of hospitality - usc athletics division
Chandler Sweat
logistics manager- usc athletics division
Amanda Martin
Assistant Manager - USC Athletics Division