SAN DIEGO – Faced with mounting repair costs for the San Diego Convention Center, officials there are hoping a combination of revenue from naming rights and a larger contribution from city coffers will help pay the bill.
ORLANDO Fla. – Europe Displays International (EDI) is offering qualified prospects visiting its booth (No. 1507) the opportunity to enter a drawing for a European trip for two, to either Berlin or Vienna.
MENTOR, Ohio – The Rogers Company is celebrating a major milestone as it reaches its 70th anniversary in 2015. The company was founded in 1945 by industry icon Van Rensselaer Rogers, a scenic artist who previously worked for Walt Disney Studios in Hollywood.
EL PASO, Texas – The El Paso convention center is now a 63-lane megabowling center that will be used by about 40,000 bowlers over the next four months. “This is the largest venue we have ever built in the 112-year history of this tournament,” said Greg Moore, senior director of tournament programming for the United States Bowling Congress. The Arlington organization is the governing body for amateur bowling.
SPRINGFIELD, Va. – This year marks the 40th anniversary of Nomadic Display, providing exhibitors with innovative display solutions designed to build their brand and business.
WEYMOUTH, Mass. – Hill & Partners, a team of branded environment specialists, provided custom environments for eight clients including brand new designs for Terramar Sports, Khombu and Polartec, totaling 7,400 square feet at the Outdoor Retailer Winter Market in Salt Lake City on Jan. 20-23.
LAS VEGAS – Global Experience Specialists (GES), a global full-service provider for live events, announced that its widely popular annual Trend Tracker (TT) report has expanded into a movement and marketers are invited to participate.
LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) Board of Directors voted Feb. 20 to purchase the historic Riviera Hotel & Casino’s 26-acre site for $182.5 million as the cornerstone of its planned Las Vegas Global Business District.