Contemporary Services Corporation Provides Sponsorship for 2011 Soccer Operations Seminar
NORTHRIDGE, Calif., Jan. 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Contemporary Services Corporation (CSC), the world’s largest event security firm, will sponsor the seventh annual Soccer Operations Seminar January 24 – 27 in Denver, CO. “We are excited for this opportunity to continue our commitment to support soccer and provide our expertise to help the sport grow in a safe and fan-friendly manner,” said Damon Zumwalt, CSC President and Chief Executive Officer. CSC has sponsored the Soccer Operations Seminar since its inception in 2005 and currently provides services for 6 MLS clubs: Chivas USA, Columbus Crew, D.C. United, LA Galaxy, Philadelphia Union and Real Salt Lake.
Each year during the seminar, Major League Soccer conducts reviews of its incident response protocol and clubs engage local officials in table-top discussions to prepare for emergency scenarios. The 2010 Seminar featured presentations on stadium operations, game operations, supporter groups, security, safety, and staff training, as well as tours of professional sports facilities. “Soccer organizers strive to provide fans, players and spectators an environment within which they can enjoy a safe and entertaining soccer experience. CSC is a perfect partner to support this mission,” said Evan Dabby, MLS Senior Director of Operations. Past participants of the seminar have included all MLS clubs, CONCACAF, United States Soccer Federation, The English FA, Football Federation Australia, The Canadian Soccer Association, the Bundesliga, Women’s Professional Soccer, the United Soccer Leagues (USL), US Club Soccer and many other corporate partners and professional associations. For more information, visit www.socceropsseminar.com.
CSC is the world leader in crowd management, security, event staffing and guest services for the entertainment and sporting event industries. With more than 43 years of experience, CSC has garnered a loyal and esteemed client base, including more than 100 stadiums and arenas, over 70 universities and colleges, more than 20 convention centers, and numerous clients in the MLB, MLS, NBA, NFL, NHL, and NASCAR. CSC also has experience providing services for the world’s most prestigious special events, including College Bowl Games, Final Four Tournaments, US Open Tennis, 29 Super Bowls, 7 Olympic Games, 4 Presidential Inaugurations, and 2 FIFA World Cups. CSC operates more than 45 branch locations throughout the United States and Canada.
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