Lori Valenti, Owner & Event Director

Lori began working in the event industry in 2006. She along with the Perfect Catering Team have become a leader in the Catering & Event industry in the East Texas area. In July of 2016, Lori and her husband, Phillip, purchased Perfect Catering.
“We are excited to serve East Texas with such a great team of professional chefs and service staff. Our desire is to help our client’s celebrate life’s events with joy, knowing that we’ve got the details covered”.


David Balenger, Chef

A graduate with a degree in Culinary Arts from the Art Institute of Dallas, Chef David enjoys creating new and inspiring dishes and getting out on the Harley with his wife Patty, when he has the chance. One of his favorite things is serving guests and making sure they have a wonderful cuisine experience.


Adam & Melissa, Founders/Previous Owners

Chef Adam and Melissa started the business in 2004 with the opening of The Perfect Blend in the Longview Hospital. The catering business grew out of this venture. Adam has worked in the food business since the age of 12 and is also an accomplished pilot. He and Melissa are both graduates of LeTourneau University and have two beautiful children.

Our Clients


Just sending a letter of appreciaiton to say thank you for the wonderful service we received during our wedding in March. Thanks for going above and beyond to make our day so special. The food was really delicious and your staff was amazing. I received many compliments on the food and I will recommend your services to others.

- Karen & Jeffery Baines