Sign of Excellence in Food Service Management, Training & Temporary Staffing.

* DC-based, minority-owned

* Certified Business Enterprise (CBE)

* Highly regarded by our clients


About Us

Established in 2004, Holder Enterprises, Inc. was founded by Mr. Selwyn Holder after spending more than 27 years in the food service industry. In that time, Mr. Holder has held executive leadership positions in a wide range of disciplines to include financial management, training and development, customer service and quality assurance. A certified ServSafe® Instructor and Proctor, Mr. Holder also possesses a Master’s of Arts in Business Management and a Bachelor’s of Science in Financial Management.

In addition to the credentials of our President/CEO, Holder Enterprises employs highly experienced personnel in each of the core business functions. Our staff is highly credentialed in their fields of expertise and is well suited to supporting the diverse requirements of our clients. Holder Enterprise’s executive team has over fifty years of experience in management and leadership. Customer satisfaction is always the highest priority.

Holder Enterprises, Inc. has a history of providing outstanding services to District of Columbia and surrounding Metropolitan area. Founded on the principles of excellence and integrity, Holder Enterprises, Inc. continues to fulfill its mission and drive organizational growth through delivery of the highest quality service and effective community partnerships. Holder Enterprises, Inc. has developed a diverse client base throughout the DC Metropolitan area. We pride ourselves on giving our clients a high degree of customer service. Included on this distinguished list of clients are:

  • Department of Youth Rehabilitation Services - Provide training in culinary arts to committed youth.
  • Office of Aging – 1,000+ meals prepared and delivered daily to residents of the District of Columbia.
  • Metropolitan Police Department - 60,000+ meals a year provided to the Central Cellblock of the Metropolitan Police Department
  • Reynolds & Associates - Prepare and provide 60+ adults three daily meals at the Fairview Halfway House
  • DC Public Schools
  • Washington Convention & Sports Authority
  • Department of Human Services
  • Embassy of Barbados
  • M.C Dean
  • Arnold & Porter
  • Khyber, LLC

Our services are highly rated by our clients. Not only does Holder receive exceedingly high scores on client surveys, often times our clients make a specific effort to commend either individual employees or Holder services. Provided below are several specific commendations Holder has received as it relates to our training programs.

“…as a result of the Customer Service training that you delivered to our Maintenance Service Technicians our customer satisfaction results have significantly increase – 28% just within the last six weeks.”
- Nancy Reese, Operations Director – Maintenance, AT&T

“In two days of training with you, we understand more about how to communicate across cultures than we learned in three years by trial and error.”
- Matthew Body, President/CEO, Body Consulting, LLC

“We rely on expert training from companies like Holder Enterprises, Inc. to help us evolve and grow with the least amount of discomfort, while never losing the focus of satisfying our customers.”
- Valarie Thompson, Director of Customer Services, AT&T

“As the result of the training you delivered to our customer service staff, our customer satisfaction feedback has significantly improved.”
- G. P. George, Principle, Khyber, LLC


Some NAICS codes offered:

722310 - Food Service Contractors
454210 - Vending Machine Operators
611430 - Professional and Management Development Training
561210 - Facilities Support Services
561320 - Temporary Help Services
424410 - General Line Grocery Merchant Wholesalers