Subscribe to our Newsblasts

* indicates required
SMG

Cobo Center Ups Sustainability Ante for 2018

Claude Molinari, general manager of SMG/Cobo Center, today announced the facility’s plan to install a visitor observation area near the living green roof at Cobo Center at the old heliport location on the roof deck. Prior to the 2018 North

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Midwest News, World

The Albany Capital Center to Host a Variety of Consumer-Friendly Events in Next Six Months

The Albany Capital Center is pleased to announce a series of consecutive events that will be open to the public for visitors to experience all the new convention center has to offer including the adaptability of the convention center. Boasting

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Northeast News, World

Savor…Chicago’s Kevin Jezewski Promoted to Director of Food & Beverage, McCormick Place

SAVOR…Chicago has promoted Kevin Jezewski (pictured right) to director of food & beverage at McCormick Place. Jezewski will be responsible for food, beverage, catering and concessions for SAVOR…Chicago, the official foodservice provider for North America’s largest convention center. Jezewski has

Tagged with: , , , , , , ,
Posted in People, People on the Move

Pittsburgh’s David L. Lawrence Convention Center Gains LEED Platinum Re-certification

Pittsburgh’s David L. Lawrence Convention Center is proud to announce the Platinum re-certification under the LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance rating system. Platinum is the highest level of certification issued by the

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Northeast News, Rotator, Rotator News, World

U.S. Firm SMG to Manage Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center in China

Officials for the Shenzhen World Exhibition & Convention Center in China have named SMG as the venue’s new manager, which will bring the firm’s venue management portfolio to more than 15 million square feet of exhibition space worldwide. Shenzhen World

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,
Posted in International, World

SMG Renews Partnership with the Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority and Cobo Center

The Detroit Regional Convention Facility Authority has approved renewal of SMG, the world’s leading convention center management firm, to continue management of Cobo Center. The agreement is for another three year term, continuing a long-standing relationship between SMG and the

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Midwest News, World

Cobo Center Announces an Additional $2 Million Technology Upgrade

Cobo stays ahead of the curve with a network upgrade to support 10Gb broadband offering Claude Molinari, general manager of SMG/Cobo Center in Detriot, recently announced an additional two million-dollar technology upgrade. The work includes the installation of 60 intermediate

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Midwest News, World

SMG’s k’nekt Training Programs Approved for CMP Education Credits

SMG is proud to announce that many of SMG’s k’nekt sales and event training classes were recently approved for Certified Meeting Professional education credits by the Convention Industry Council. Today, the CMP credential is recognized globally as the badge of

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in International, World

The Charles F. Dodge City Center in Pembroke Pines, Fla., Managed by SMG Opens

The Charles F. Dodge City Center managed by SMG, the worldwide leader of public assembly facility management, has opened in Pembroke Pines, Fla., the second largest city in Broward County. Illustration Credit: Jose Gonzalez Pictured at right: Charles F. Dodge

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in Rotator, Rotator News, Southeast News, World

SMG to Manage Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre in Scotland Plus New $416 million Complex

Aberdeen City Council has named SMG to manage the existing AECC (Aberdeen Exhibition and Conference Centre) ahead of a move to its newly built home near Aberdeen International Airport in 2019. The partnership follows last year’s announcement that SMG was

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,
Posted in International, World