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January 7, 2022 | ASM Global North America

CHRIS WHITNEY NAMED GENERAL MANAGER OF CENTURY II PERFORMING ARTS & CONVENTION CENTER

ASM Global, the premier venue management and services company, has hired Chris Whitney as General Manager of the Century II Performing Arts & Convention Center located in Wichita. Whitney will become the first General Manager for the performing arts & convention center under ASM Global Management and will transition into her new role at the end of January. .... Read More

December 9, 2021 | ASM Global North America

HUNTINGTON PLACE ANNOUNCED AS NEW NAME FOR DETROIT'S WORLD-CLASS CONVENTION CENTER

Today, Karen Totaro, general manager for ASM Global, announced Huntington Place as the new name for Detroit’s world-class convention center. The new name signifies an important moment in the transformation of Detroit’s gathering place for conventions, meetings and special events, and is the 16th largest convention center in the country. .... Read More

December 6, 2021 | ASM Global North America

ASM GLOBAL NAMED GENERAL MANAGER OF TARGET CENTER

ASM Global, the premier venue management and services company, has appointed David Feeley as General Manager of Target Center located in Minneapolis. An industry veteran with over 23 years of experience in event and facility operations, Feeley joins ASM Global after long tenure as an operations executive with MGM Resorts Inc.. .... Read More

December 2, 2021 | ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL CONTINUES EUROPEAN GROWTH NAMING 30-YEAR VETERAN CHRIS BRAY EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT OF ITS EUROPEAN OPERATIONS

ASM Global—the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences, venue management and event strategy—has named Chris Bray Executive Vice President, European operations, with responsibility of all aspects of ASM’s European business. .... Read More

December 2, 2021 | ASM Global Europe

KÖNIG-PILSENER-ARENA RENAMED RUDOLF WEBER-ARENA IN LARGEST NAMING RIGHTS DEAL IN THE VENUE’S 25 YEAR HISTORY

It is announced today that the ASM Global managed, ARENA Oberhausen in Germany will be renamed, after exactly 20 years flying the flag for the Koenig Brewery. Beginning 1 January 2022, the arena will be known as, Rudolf Weber-ARENA, in the largest naming rights real in the Oberhausen-based venue’s 25-year history. .... Read More

NOVEMBER 23, 2021 | ASM Global APAC

ASM GLOBAL OPENS REGIONAL HEADQUARTERS IN SINGAPORE

Venue management company ASM Global has expanded its presence in the Asia-Pacific region by opening a new headquarters in Singapore. .... Read More

OCTOBER 14, 2021 | ASM Global

ASM GLOBAL, WORLD'S LARGEST LIVE ENTERTAINMENT AND VENUE OPERATING COMPANY, TO LAUNCH ASM GLOBAL ACTS, A WORLDWIDE SUSTAINABILITY AND EQUITY PROGRAM

ASM Global announced today a bold new corporate social responsibility platform, ASM GLOBAL ACTS, which dramatically elevates the entertainment giant’s commitment to protect the environment, invest in people and strengthen communities around the globe. .... Read More

OCTOBER 8, 2021 | ASM Global North America

ASM GLOBAL PARTNERS WITH NASHVILLE SUPERSPEEDWAY TO BRING CONCERTS, FESTIVALS TO AUTO RACING VENUE

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences, and Nashville Superspeedway, Music City’s home for racing and live entertainment, have partnered to bring world-class content to Middle Tennessee and the region. It will be the first auto-racing venue in ASM’s extensive global network. ... Read More

OCTOBER 1, 2021 | ASM Global North America

ASM GLOBAL DEBUTS CAPITOL ONE HALL WITH A CONCERT BY JOSH GROBAN

Capital One Hall, a brand new concert and entertainment venue makes its official debut on October 1st with a performance by Grammy, Tony and Emmy Award-nominated singer, songwriter and actor Josh Groban. ... Read More.

SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 | ASM Global North America

ASM GLOBAL NAMES JAY COOPER AS GENERAL MANAGER OF T-MOBILE CENTER

ASM Global, the global leader in event production and venue management strategy, announced Jay Cooper has been named General Manager of T-Mobile Center, Kansas City’s home for live entertainment and sporting events that anchors more than $8 billion in economic investment in a revitalized downtown. .... Read More

SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 | ASM Global North America

ERIC BLOCKIE NAMED GENERAL MANAGER OF TECH PORT CENTER + ARENA

ASM Global, the premier venue management and services company, has appointed Eric Blockie as General Manager of Tech Port Center and Arena. The Center will feature a 3,300-seat concert, esports and entertainment Arena, the country’s newest high-end Gaming Center and a cashless Food Hall featuring 6 unique restaurant concepts. The complex will also be the home of the San Antonio Museum of Science and Technology (SAMSAT) and an adjacent technology prototyping laboratory. The San Antonio-based entertainment and lifestyle destination will open in the spring of 2022. .... Read More

SEPTEMBER 28, 2021 | ASM Global APAC

ASM GLOBAL APPOINTS INAUGURAL GENERAL MANAGER FOR THE MIDDLE EAST'S LARGEST EXHIBITION AND CONVENTION CENTRE

ASM Global has appointed experienced Middle East venue management and entertainment professional Dr. Debbie Kristiansen as General Manager of the new Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre, due to open in 2022. .... Read More

SEPTEMBER 3, 2021 | ASM Global North America

STEVE TADLOCK NAMED GENERAL MANAGER OF PECHANGA ARENA

ASM Global, the premier venue management and services company, has appointed Steve Tadlock as General Manager of Pechanga Arena located in San Diego. An industry veteran with over 32 years of experience in event and facility operations, Tadlock joins ASM Global after long tenures with venue operators SMG and LMI. .... Read More

AUGUST 30, 2021 | ASM Global APAC

ASM GLOBAL SECURES TWO VENUES IN UNIQUE DESTINATION DEVELOPMENT IN SAUDI ARABIA

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences has announced its appointment as the managing operator for two venues within a grand mixed-use destination in Saudi Arabia and the Middle East. .... Read More

AUGUST 13, 2021 | ASM Global EUROPE

ASM GLOBAL UK ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH UNILEVER

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of live entertainment experiences, is proud to announce a multi-year partnership with Unilever brand Lifebuoy, the world’s number one hygiene soap brand as the official partner of VenueShield across its portfolio of UK venues. .... Read More

AUGUST 13, 2021 | ASM Global APAC

ASM GLOBAL ANNOUNCED AS OPERATOR OF LARGEST EXHIBITION AND CONVENTION CENTRE IN THE MIDDLE EAST

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences has announced its recent appointment as the managing operator for Bahrain International Exhibition & Convention Centre. .... Read More

JULY 26, 2021 | ASM Global North America

THUNDER, PAYCOM ANNOUNCE 15-YEAR ARENA NAMING RIGHTS AGREEMENT

The Oklahoma City Thunder and Paycom (NYSE: PAYC) today jointly announced an exclusive, 15-year naming rights partnership that will transform the downtown home of the Thunder into PAYCOM CENTER. .... Read More

JULY 26, 2021 | ASM Global

ASM GLOBAL ENTERS STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH HONEYWELL TO CREATE SMARTER AND SAFER VENUES

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences, today announced a strategic alliance with Honeywell, a leader in connected buildings, to help create smarter, safer and more sustainable venue operations and more enjoyable audience experiences across ASM’s international portfolio. .... Read More

JULY 2, 2021 | ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL WORLD’S LARGEST PRODUCER OF ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCES TO MANAGE ICONIC SÖDRA TEATERN AND MOSEBACKETERRASSEN IN STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN

ASM Global—the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences—today was announced as the new operator of Södra Teatern and Mosebacketerrassen in Stockholm, Sweden. .... Read More

JUNE 28, 2021 | ASM Global LATAM

STELLAR CONCERT AT REOPENING OF COLISEO DE PUERTO RICO

As the entertainment industry begins to flourish after a global lockdown, the emblematic Coliseo de Puerto Rico José Miguel Agrelot (better known as “El Choliseo”), reopened its doors on June 26, 2021 to welcome 7,000 attendees to Gilberto Santa Rosa’s concert “Camínalo Pal Choli”.Santa Rosa, a Puerto Rico musical icon, delivered a world-class production, a 3-hour stellar performance with special guests and a vast repertoire of his famous musical trajectory. The arena sang and danced throughout the mesmerizing evening which also featured a spectacular display of lighting, and a presentation of the Puerto Rico Olympic team. .... Read More

JUNE 15, 2021 | ASM Global

ASM GLOBAL WORLD'S LEADING PRODUCER OF ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCES AND TICKETMASTER EXPAND MAJOR STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences, today announced an extension of their agreement with Ticketmaster to continue serving industry-leading digital ticketing technologies to many of ASM’s premiere North American stadiums, arenas, convention centers and performing arts facilities. .... Read More

JUNE 15, 2021 | ASM Global APAC

ASM GLOBAL'S HARVEY LISTER RECOGNIZED FOR LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT WITH QUEEN'S BIRTHDAY HONOUR

Harvey Lister, Chairman and CEO of ASM Global’s Asia Pacific Division, has been appointed a Member of the Order of Australia (AM) in the Queen’s Birthday 2021 Honours List for significant service to the arts, tourism, sport, and live event industries. The Honours List, established by Queen Elizabeth II of England and the commonwealth states including Australia, recognizes special achievements by citizens who have generously contributed to their community and country, globally and domestically. .... Read More

JUNE 9, 2021 | ASM Global EUROPE

ASM GLOBAL ANNOUNCES PARTNERSHIP WITH GLOBAL SUPPORT SERVICES

ASM Global, the world’s leading producer of live entertainment experiences, is proud to announce its partnership with Global Support Services UK Ltd. (GSS) to provide specialist detection dog services, plus additional counter-terrorism canine services across ASM Global’s portfolio of UK venues. The three-year partnership will see GSS providing specialised security solutions, focusing on the use of dogs to achieve the highest level of detection and protection capabilities. .... Read More

MAY 28, 2021 | ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL PARTNERS WITH MOBILITIE TO DEPLOY 5G ACROSS INTERNATIONAL VENUE PORTFOLIO

As sports and entertainment venues worldwide begin to return to live events at full capacities, fans can expect a new era of boosted streaming capacities and dynamic digital engagement experiences thanks to an innovative new partnership announced today by ASM Global and Mobilitie. .... Read More

MAY 25, 2021 | ASM Global North America

GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER GENERAL MANAGER JOHN R. PAGE HONORED AS A MEMBER OF COLUMBUS BUSINESS FIRST'S 2021 POWER 100

John R. Page, general manager of the ASM Global-managed Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC), has been selected by the editorial team of Columbus Business First as a member of the Columbus Business First 2021 Power 100! .... Read More

MAY 21, 2021 | ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL ANNOUNCED AS OPERATOR OF DERBY’S NEW 3,500 CAPACITY PERFORMANCE VENUE AND FUNDING DEAL EXCHANGED WITH DERBY CITY COUNCIL

The world’s leading producer of entertainment experiences is set to manage and operate the exciting new 3,500 capacity performance venue at Becketwell Derby, which will be forward funded and owned by Derby City Council. .... Read More

MAY 21, 2021 | ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL'S STOCKHOLM LIVE ANNOUNCED ERICSSON GLOBAL VENUE NAME CHANGE TO AVICII ARENA

Stockholm Live, managed by worldwide live entertainment leader ASM Global, announced today that one of Europe’s most visited and famous venues, formerly the Ericsson Globe, will have a new name: AVICII ARENA. Through a unique partnership with the Tim Bergling Foundation, and support from local naming rights sponsors Trygg-Hansa and Bauhaus, Sweden’s iconic landmark will now become a global symbol for mental illness prevention. .... Read More

MAY 21, 2021 | ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL REACH WITH FIRST ITALIAN PARTNERSHIP

ASM Global, the world’s leading venue management and services company, has been selected to co-manage operations, run the commercialization, and oversee the development of a new arena in Cantù, Italy. The nearly 6,000-seat facility, which will be completed in late 2023, extends ASM’s geographic footprint to Italy. Once completed, the arena will be the new home of Pallacanestro Cantù, the professional basketball team in Italy’s Lega Basket Serie A (LBA) and one of the most successful clubs in all of Europe. ...Read More

March 16, 2021 | ASM Global

ASM GLOBAL APPOINTS RON BENSION AS PRESIDENT AND CHEIF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

ASM Global (“ASM”) today announced that Ron Bension has been appointed to the position of President and Chief Executive Officer and will assume his new role immediately. .... Read More

March 9, 2021 | ASM Global North America & ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL AND MECUM AUCTIONS ANNOUNCE MULTIYEAR STRATEGIC PARTNERSHIP AGREEMENT

ASM Global, the world’s leading venue management and services company, and Mecum Auctions, the worldwide leader in auctions of collector cars, vintage motorcycles and Road Art sales, announced today a multiyear strategic partnership. The agreement will allow Mecum to capitalize on ASM Global’s expertise and reach for centralized booking and routing across its extensive network of more than 200 venues throughout North America. .... Read More

December 10, 2020 | ASM Global North America

BROOKSHIRE GROCERY CO. PARTNERS WITH CITY OF BOSSIER CITY FOR NAMING OF BOSSIER CITY ARENA

Brookshire Grocery Company (BGC) and City of Bossier City are excited to announce that BGC has purchased naming rights of the Bossier City Arena to be known as the Brookshire Grocery Arena. Mayor Lo Walker made the announcement at a press conference held at the premiere entertainment venue this morning. .... Read More

November 12, 2020 | ASM Global North America & ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL SELECTED TO MANAGE NEWCASTLE GATESHEAD’S NEW SPORTS & ENTERTAINMENT COMPLEX IN UNITED KINGDOM

ASM Global, the world’s leading venue management and services company, has been selected to operate an all-new sports and entertainment campus situated on the Newcastle Gateshead waterfront at Gateshead Quays in the United Kingdom. .... Read More

October 22, 2020 | ASM Global North America

17 ASM GLOBAL SITES CHOSEN FOR NCAA TOURNEYS

The NCAA has announced its venues for Championship Tournaments for 2022-2026, selecting 17 ASM Global-managed venues .... FULL LISTING

June 17, 2020 | ASM Global North America

ASM GLOBAL SELECTED TO MANAGE KING CENTER

ASM Global, the world’s leading provider of innovative venue services and live experiences, has been selected to manage the King Center for the Performing Arts at Eastern Florida State College.... Read More

April 29, 2020 | ASM Global

ASM GLOBAL LAUNCHES VENUESHIELD PROGRAM

As local communities around the world consider reopening parts of their economies in the safest way possible, ASM Global, the world’s leading venue management and services company, today announced plans to launch a new environmental hygiene protocol... Read More

December 3, 2019 | ASM Global North America

ASM GLOBAL GRANTED CONTRACT RENEWAL TO MANAGE GREATER COLUMBUS CONVENTION CENTER

The Franklin County Convention Facilities Authority (FCCFA) Board of Directors has approved a contract renewal for ASM Global to continue managing the award-winning Greater Columbus Convention Center (GCCC)... Read More

November 14, 2019 | ASM Global North America

LYRIC FOUNDATION SELECTS ASM GLOBAL FOR MANAGEMENT OF MODELL PAC AT THE LYRIC

ASM Global, the leading provider of innovative venue services and live experiences, today announced that it has signed a five-year agreement with the Lyric Foundation for management of the Modell Performing Arts Center at the Lyric... Read More

November 7, 2019 | ASM Global North America

Hawai'i Convention Center Earns Awards of Excellence

Hawaii Convention Center recently gained recognition both domestically and abroad for its work in the meetings industry as the recipient of three awards... Read More

October 24, 2019 | ASM Global North America

ASM GLOBAL ANNOUNCES EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM

Los Angeles, CA -- October 24, 2019 -- ASM Global (ASM), the premier venue management and services company, today announced the company’s new executive leadership team who will report to President and CEO of ASM Global, Bob Newman... Read More

October 10, 2019 | ASM Global Europe

ASM GLOBAL SIGNED AS VENUE OPERATOR FOR NEW GATESHEAD QUAYS COMPLEX

Further expanding its footprint in the UK, ASM Global (a merger between SMG Europe and AEG Facilities) announced today that it has signed to be the venue management provider for a new £260m arena, conference and exhibition centre on Gateshead Quays...Read More

October 3, 2019 | ASM Global North America

NEW ASM GLOBAL EXPANDS FOOTPRINT IN AUSTRALIA

ASM Global today announced a strategic investment of a 25% shareholding in Sydney-based Stadium operator VenuesLive from Techfront Australia. ... Read More

October 1, 2019 | ASM Global North America

AEG FACILITIES AND SMG COMPLETE TRANSACTION TO CREATE ASM GLOBAL

Los Angeles, CA, West Conshohocken, PA, – Oct 1, 2019 -- AEG Facilities, LLC (“AEG Facilities”), the venue management affiliate of Anschutz Entertainment Group, Inc. (“AEG”), and SMG, a portfolio company of Onex (TSX: ONEX) and its affiliated funds... Read More

September 13, 2019 | ASM Global Europe

SMG and AEG Facilities Merger Update

We are pleased that the proposed merger of SMG and AEG Facilities has received unconditional clearance from the ... Read More

FEBRUARY 7, 2019 | ASM Global North America & ASM Global Europe

AEG FACILITIES AND SMG ANNOUNCE MERGER FORMING ASM GLOBAL,
A DYNAMIC COMPANY SPANNING FIVE CONTINENTS

Los Angeles, CA, West Conshohocken, PA, Toronto, ON – February 7, 2019 -- AEG Facilities, the venue management subsidiary of AEG, and SMG, an Onex (TSX: ONEX) portfolio company, today announced they have signed a definitive agreement to merge... Read More
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