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California Remains A Leader For Conventions Despite Drop In Popularity For L.A.

Los Angeles is one of the most popular cities in the entire world. It is home to numerous professional sports teams and is also the film and television center of the world. With all the things L.A. can claim to … Continue reading

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There’s A Lot More That Goes Into A Convention Than You Think…

Conventions. Conferences. Gatherings. They all serve the same purpose, amassing a large group of people to a centralized location in order to express mutual interest in a particular subject. Mind you, it sounds extremely boring when I explain it like … Continue reading

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The Top 3 Convention Centers Perfect For Vendors!

Hundreds of millions of people live in the United States today. Around 300 million to be exact. This country has many iconic, bustling, cities that a huge amount of people call home. Chicago, Las Vegas, Washington, D.C., and New York … Continue reading

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Director for the Dayton Convention Center Resigns

The Director of Ohio’s Dayton Convention Center has just announced his resignation from the position in hopes of finding a new job opportunity. Barton Shaw, who has held the position of Director at the convention center  since 2008, has already … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Convention Center Looking for Private Firms to Help Run Center

The Pennsylvania Convention Center Authority just announced that it is currently looking for companies that are qualified to help run the convention center. While this may come as a shock to some, the move has been anticipated by many for … Continue reading

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West Tampa Convention Center to be Replaced by Dollar General

If you frequent the West Tampa Convention Center, either as a guest, presenter or booth operator, then you may not like what I am about to tell you. For the last 40 years the center has been home to things … Continue reading

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Massachusetts Convention Center Authority Supplies 21 Nonprofit Organizations with Some Extra Cash

A total of 21 nonprofit organizations in Boston have just received a financial boost thanks to the Massachusetts Convention Center Authority. Last Tuesday the MCCA awarded community grants to these 21 organizations at the MCCA’s annual awards luncheon. This money, … Continue reading

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Anaheim Convention Center Starts Work on Grand Plaza Expansion

The Anaheim Convention Center is getting a brand new addition and city and local officials gathered to mark the groundbreaking on Tuesday. Known as the Grand Plaza Project, this new expansion will add an all new outdoor meeting and event space … Continue reading

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Renovations of the Las Vegas Convention Center to Begin After Long Hiatus

The Las Vegas Convention Center was prepped and ready for a huge, multi-million dollar renovation until the economy collapsed, putting those plans on hold. However, things have started up again according to the Board of Directors for the Las Vegas Convention and … Continue reading

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Utah Valley Convention Center Allowed to Sell Beer

It has recently been confirmed that when it opens later this year in May, the Utah Valley Convention Center will allow beer to be served. The Provo Municipal Council approved, in a unanimous vote, the creation of a new class … Continue reading

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