February 21, 2013

Encore!

Justin Timberlake onstage during the 55th Annual Grammy Awards at Staples Center February 10, 2013 in Los Angeles, California.

(from Billboard Magazine, February 23, 2013) This year’s 55th Annual Grammy Awards proved to be a big hit. On February 10, the Grammy’s attracted 28.4 million viewers to the CBS network to watch the ceremony. That is the second largest audience in the last 20 years. With such a large amount of viewers, artists turned the […]

October 25, 2012

Harrah’s Announces Plans for New Convention Center

Harrah's Property in Atlantic City, which is soon to be home to the new convention center.

(from Venues Today, October 17, 2012) Atlantic City will soon be welcoming a new convention center to town. Casino operator Caesars Entertainment recently announced plans to build a $134-million conference center in hopes to lure more meetings and conferences to the area. The conference center will be built on Caesars Entertainment’s Harrah’s property, which is approximately […]

October 11, 2012

Venues Step Up

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(from Billboard Magazine, October 13, 2012) Traditionally, venues are not promoters. However, more and more often if a venue wants a show, it must put its own resources on the line to guarantee the show’s success. Serving as a promoter adds additional responsibility for a venue. Once a venue has agreed to promote a show, it […]