Corporate events are our specialty

Our clients include hospitality companies, government agencies, embassies, private clubs and other corporate organizations. From front-of-the-house event waiters and floor captains to back-of-the-house chefs and kitchen managers, we have hospitality staffing solutions for every detail.


Every dish tastes better when it’s well served.

Floor Captains

Managing the staff for perfect orchestration.

Certified Bartenders

Shaken or stirred, we make every pour memorable.


Gourmet cuisine prepared right on site.

Kitchen Support

Sous chefs, line cooks and dishwashers are key players.

Event Managers

Leave the planning and logistics to us.

We Staff Events ofEvery Size

Whether you’re planning a luncheon for six or a gala for 16,000, we have you covered. Purple Tie staff members are not only trained in a variety of food and beverage service styles, they’re verified through the Department of Homeland Security.

Purple Tie is the staffing division of Ridgewells, one of Washington’s most exclusive and respected catering companies.

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