Authorized Contractors

The Los Angeles Convention Center has partnered with some of the industry’s leading contractors to offer resources and event support to meeting and event planners working in our venue. The LACC contractors list is a quick reference tool to assist during the planning process.

The LACC offers certain services on an exclusive and preferred basis. Services designated as in-house exclusive can only be provided by the Center-designated service provider. Service providers on this list are authorized to work at the Los Angeles Convention Center through their provision of a business license, appropriate liability insurance, agreement to conduct business at the highest standards, and providing exceptional references from past clients or from other public assembly venues. The Los Angeles Convention Center assumes no responsibility or warranty for the performance of the service providers listed.

The Authorized Contractors offer the following service categories for your convenience:

ATM Services

The ATM Guy
562.612.3695
Guy Arzamendi
www.atmguy.net

Audio Visual Services

Encore Event Technologies (in-house, preferred)
213.765.4626
Sean Wargo
[email protected]
www.encore-us.com

Banners /Signs

Image Quest Plus (in-house, preferred)
213.765.4210
Kyle Floyd
[email protected]
www.IQcopy.com

CR&A Custom Inc. 
213.749.4440
Carmen Rad
[email protected]
www.cracustom.com

Cable Television

Smart City (in-house, exclusive)
213.765.4647
Keely McGaffin
[email protected]
www.smartcity.com

Catering / Food & Beverage

Taste of LA by Levy (in-house, exclusive)
213.765.4469
Ashley Russo
[email protected]
www.levyrestaurants.com

Cleaning Services

ABM Onsite Services (in-house, preferred)
213.765.4685
Michael Avery
[email protected]
www.abm.com

Century Trade Show Services
714.240.0298
Doc Holliday
[email protected]
www.centurytradeshow.com

Expo Cleaning Services
323.719.9961
Eddie Maldonando
[email protected]

United Service Companies
312.922.8558
Trina Tovar  
[email protected] 
www.unitedhq.com

Electrical Services / Utilities

Edlen Electrical (in-house preferred)
213.765.4676 / 213.765.4678
Kelly Putich / Mina Hurtado
[email protected] / [email protected]
www.edlen.com

Freeman Electrical
714.254.3547
Ron Brown
[email protected]
www.freemanco.com

Trade Show Electric GES
562.370.1605
Mark Witthoeft
[email protected]
www.tradeshowelectrical.com

Event Security

Allied Universal Event Services
714.943.0813
Dilshan Coorey
[email protected]
www.aus.com

Around The Clock Protection Service, Inc.
714.448.4455
Alfonso Cisneros
[email protected]
www.aroundtheclockprotection.com

ATF Private Security
323.333.0600
Tony Cortes
[email protected]
www.atfprivatesecurity.com

Ayvar Security Services
323.470.5568
Rosana Ayvar
[email protected]
www.AyvarSecurityServices.com

Contemporary Services Corporation - CSC
310.320.8418 ext. 28146
Mike Ramirez
[email protected]
www.csc-usa.com

JRM Security
213.748.1344
Mike Izquierdo
[email protected]
www.securitydirectors.org

Sherman Security PPO Lic #16059
909.941.4167
Clarence Tanner
[email protected]

United Security Services, Inc PPO Lic #6145
213.335.1713
John Kennedy
[email protected]
www.unitedhq.com/security

First Aid / Medical Services

CPR Plus – On Call Medic
805.807.2517
Sylvia Wildfire Goldberg
[email protected]
www.oncallmedic.net

Emergency-1 Response Inc.
818.822.2623
Maren Steiner
[email protected]
www.emergency1response.com

First Rescue Emergency Medical Services, LLC
661.225.7254
Ricky Torres
[email protected]
www.firstrescueems.com

Joffe Emergency Services 
720.486.9787
Gabe Archibald
[email protected]
www.joffeemergencyservices.com/los-angeles-convention-center

General Service Contractors

Blaine Event Services
714.522.8270
Wendy Gillfillan
[email protected]
www.blainesvs.com

Freeman
714.254.3400
Ron Brown
[email protected]
www.freemanco.com

GES – Global Experience Specialists
562.356.3733
Andrea Klinger
[email protected]
www.ges.com

Innovative Expo 
760.343.2555
Jeff Trofholz 
[email protected]
www.innovativeexpo.com

Shepard Exposition Services
909.212.7243
Janet Levy
[email protected]
www.shepardes.com

Show Ready 
909.468.0444 
Doug Murphy  
[email protected]

T3 Expo
833.698.3397 x303
Nate Derby
[email protected]
www.t3expo.com

Total Expo, Inc.
310.320.4203
Jon LeCarner
[email protected]
www.totalexpo.com

West Coast Exhibit Services  
951.248.0000
Michael Taylor
[email protected]
www.wcexhibit.com

Internet Services / WiFi / Networking

Smart City (in-house, exclusive)
213.765.4647
Keely McGaffin
[email protected]
www.smartcity.com

K-9 Security Services

MSA Security
909.784.8222
Glen Anderson
g[email protected]
www.msasecurity.net

Rigging Services – Exhibits

Blaine Event Services
714.522.8270
Wendy Gillfillan
[email protected]
www.blainesvs.com

Freeman
714.254.3400
Ron Brown
[email protected]
www.freemanco.com

GES – Trade Show Rigging (TSR)
714.412.4136
Tammy Vanhooser
[email protected]
www.ges.com

Integra Show Services
214.354.4516
Bobby Flewellen
[email protected]ntegrashow.com
www.integrashow.com

Shepard Exposition Services
909.212.7240
Janet Levy
[email protected]
www.shepardes.com

Rigging Services – Production

Encore Event Technologies (in-house, exclusive in meeting rooms, Concourse Hall & Petree Hall)
213.765.4626
Sean Wargo
[email protected]
www.encore-us.com

Blaine Event Services
714.522.8270
Wendy Gillfillan
[email protected]
www.blainesvs.com

Freeman
714.254.3400
Ron Brown
[email protected]
www.freemanco.com

GES – Trade Show Rigging (TSR)
714.412.4136
Tammy Vanhooser
[email protected]
www.ges.com

Icarus Rigging 
323.660.4112
Russell Draeger
[email protected]
www.icarusrigging.com

Integra Show Services
214.354.4516
Bobby Flewellen
[email protected]integrashow.com
www.integrashow.com

Kish Rigging
805.532.1300
Joseph Wright
[email protected]
www.kishrigging.com

LA Stage Call 
310.376.1167
Mike Hirsh
[email protected]
www.lastagecall.com

Shepard Exposition Services
909.212.7243
Janet Levy
[email protected]
www.shepardes.com

Stage Rigging, Inc.
650.299.1189
Jeff Gilbert
[email protected]
www.stagerigging.com

Telecommunications

Smart City (in-house, exclusive)
213.765.4647
Keely McGaffin
[email protected]
www.smartcity.com

The Los Angeles Tourism and Convention Board has an extensive list of members who can offer additional ancillary services such as computer rentals, transportation services, entertainment, florists and so much more. Please visit www.discoverlosangeles.com for a complete list of their members.