Latest Baltimore Convention Center Stories

2013-08-19 23:02:00

The AMTC team will be searching for local Baltimore talent at the Baltimore Convention Center, September 7th, at 10:00 am and 2:00 pm. Professionals and amateurs, ages 4 and up are invited to attend. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 AMTC’s Executive Director, Adam She says, “Bad is bold in the entertainment industry, so good must be BOLDER. It’s time for God’s stars to stand up on the stages of film, fashion, music and theater.” Actors, Models and Talent for Christ (AMTC)...

2011-05-09 10:46:00

SOUTH BEND, Ind., May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, the hospitality partner to North America's premier entertainment venues, convention centers and sports stadiums, announced it has been awarded a contract extension thru 2015 with the Morris Performing Arts Center and the Palais Royale Ballroom in South Bend, Indiana. The Morris, built in 1921, and listed in the National Register of Historic Places, was fully renovated in 2000 restoring it to its original vaudeville splendor. Today,...

2010-09-29 16:08:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, the leading hospitality provider to North America's premier convention centers, sports stadiums and entertainment venues, today announced the promotion of industry veteran and Executive Vice President of New Business Development, Chris Verros, to the newly-created post of Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately. Verros, who has held senior leadership positions with many of the industry's best-known food and beverage providers...

2010-07-22 10:46:00

STAMFORD, Conn., July 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, the leading hospitality provider to North America's premier sports stadiums and convention centers, is pleased to join the new Lake County Stadium as the Fielders' hospitality and food service partner. The Lake County Fielders are the newest franchise of the independent Northern League and represent Lake County's only professional sports team. The team is owned in part by Rich Ehrenreich and long-time baseball fanatic and Academy...

2009-11-11 07:30:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Centerplate, the hospitality partner to North America's premier convention centers and sports venues, announced today it has been awarded the long-term contract by the City of Baltimore as the hospitality partner for the Baltimore Convention Center. Spanning 1.2 million square feet, the Center serves as one of the premier locations for conventions, tradeshows and expositions in the country. With the new contract, Centerplate continues to...

2009-07-17 09:26:00

Groundbreaking for Washington, D.C. Marriott Marquis anticipated this fall WASHINGTON, July 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The D.C. City Council gave the final legislative approval Tuesday for the public financing component for the District's new 1,167-room Convention Center Headquarters Hotel. Groundbreaking for the hotel is slated for this fall with an opening anticipated in the first quarter of 2013. "The Convention Center Hotel project has become a wonderful example of effective...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.