LACC pivots to use of aluminum bottles; partners with the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power to promote use of Hydration Stations.
PCMA’s Convene recently spotlighted Ellen Schwartz in their series featuring female leadership at event facilities.
January 11, 2022 - The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by ASM Global, the global leader in venue and event strategy and management, has named Ben Zarhoud as its new Assistant General Manager.
LACC joins JMIC’s Net Zero Carbon Events Initiative to reduce carbon emissions, completes successful e-waste donation drive, given Global Green Business Award
The Los Angeles Convention Center introduced the LACC Hall of Fame on July 29th, during the Center’s 50th Anniversary Celebration.
Three iconic Los Angeles based events establish the class of inaugural inductees
The Los Angeles Convention Center marks 50 eventful years with a live celebration on Thursday, July 29th.
The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), is pleased to announce the facility’s “Roadmap to Recovery” has been awarded a Platinum MarCom Award for Strategic Communications in the Communications and Public Relations category of “Crisis Communication Plan or Response.”
ENVIRONMENTAL STEWARDSHIP EARNS THE LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER LEED GOLD RECERTIFICATION ONCE AGAIN
The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by ASM Global, is pleased to announce that the facility has been awarded LEED certification at the Gold level for Existing Buildings Operations & Maintenance (LEED-EB: O&M) for the third time.
ASM Global Releases Complete VENUESHIELD Operational Plan for the Reopening of its Arenas, Stadia, Theaters and Convention Centers
Industry-leading protocols to provide trusted protection for the live experience as facilities across the globe begin to reopen and welcome staff, tenants and guests.
On June 11, 2020, the Reopening Safer at Work and in the Community Revised Order was updated as we move into Stage 3 of the County’s Roadmap to Recovery. The County of Los Angeles Department of Public Health is adopting a staged approach, supported by science and public health expertise, to allow certain businesses to reopen with specific requirements and protocols in place, including proper physical distancing. These orders continue to include the temporary curtailment of large public events & gatherings.
The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by ASM Global, has announced its commitment to receive the Global Biorisk Advisory Council® (GBAC) STAR™ accreditation on outbreak prevention, response and recovery.
LOS ANGELES (Mar 24, 2020)— The Los Angeles Convention Center & Levy Restaurants teamed up last week with Musically Fed, donating and distributing 4,000 pounds of food to the Alliance College-Ready Public Schools benefiting students & their families grades 6-12.
Los Angeles Convention Center & Levy Restaurants Team Up with the Recording Academy® & Musically Fed to Donate More Than 800 Meals from GRAMMY® Week Events to Los Angeles Community
LOS ANGELES (February 5, 2020) – The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) and in-house caterer Taste of LA by Levy Restaurants recently repurposed more than 800 meals from two GRAMMY® Week events, hosted by the Recording Academy®, to serve several Los Angeles-based nonprofit organizations.
ASM Global, the leading provider of innovative venue services and live experiences, announced that Brad Gessner, senior vice president of North American Convention Centers, will retire at the end of 2019. Gessner will continue to serve as a consultant with the company.
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Los Angeles Convention Center Announces New Vice President of Security & Guest Services and Levy General Manager
LOS ANGELES (November 12, 2019) - The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by ASM Global, is proud to welcome Scott Banks as the new Vice President of Security & Guest Services and Patrick Smart as the new General Manager of Taste of LA by Levy at the LACC.
Los Angeles Convention Center Donates 26 Tons of Event Items & Carpet to Several Los Angeles Nonprofit Organizations
LOS ANGELES (September 24, 2019) – The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by AEG Facilities, recently collected and donated 14.1 tons of remaining event items and 12 tons of carpet to several Los Angeles-based nonprofit organizations. The recent donations underscore the LACC’s commitment to zero waste management and service to the community.
LOS ANGELES (May 21, 2019) – Summer 2019 brings six can’t-miss events to the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC). Owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by AEG Facilities, the LACC is delighted to welcome back RuPaul’s DragCon LA, BET Experience, Anime Expo (AX), Beautycon LA and KCON LA, as well as newcomer, AlienCon.
Los Angeles Convention Center Unveils Largest Public Art & Civic Project in the Country by Portraits of Hope
The Four-Football-Field Long Mural and Accompanying Artwork was Hand-Painted by More Than 7,000 Individuals in Los Angeles County
LOS ANGELES (April 30, 2019) - The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by AEG Facilities, recently revealed a massive, hand-painted mural created by Portraits of Hope, titled Shaping LA. The mural, spanning the length of four football fields, and accompanying artwork will be displayed for approximately six months on the LACC’s South Hall facing the 110 freeway and on the ground level of the facility in and around the West Hall parking garage and walkway facing STAPLES Center.
Los Angeles Convention Center Presented with the Most Prestigious Sustainability Award in Los Angeles
LOS ANGELES (March 28, 2019) - The Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC), owned by the City of Los Angeles and managed by AEG Facilities, was recently honored with the Los Angeles Better Buildings Challenge (LABBC) Innovation Award for its significant energy savings.