Spirit Bank Event Center Selects Global Spectrum to Increase Bookings and Operate Facility
- Tulsa, OK - June 26, 2012
With a strong desire to increase bookings of the city’s 4,500-seat Spirit Bank Event Center, the owners of the mutli-purpose entertainment and sports venue today selected Global Spectrum, the fastest growing firm in the public assembly management field, to manage and operate the venue located between Tulsa and Bixby.
“The Spirit Bank Event Center has tremendous potential,” said Paul Cornell, Deputy CEO, Spirit Bank. “We believe Global Spectrum is the perfect facility management company to secure new and exciting entertainment options for our region. The company operates many similarly sized venues and has done an outstanding job in enhancing the way of life in the regions in which they manage venues.”
“We are excited to be working with the owners of the Spirit Bank Event Center in managing the venue for them,” said Global Spectrum Chief Operating Officer John Page. “We will work tirelessly to bring top-notch entertainment to the City of Tulsa and create new and exciting memories for the thousands of residents in the surrounding region.”
The Spirit Bank Event Center also serves as an outstanding meeting, banquet and exhibition center with 35,000-sq. ft. of floor space and the opportunity to seat up to 1,500 guests for dinners, luncheons and galas.
Global Spectrum manages more than 100 public assembly facilities around the world. Over 20-million people attended more than 12,000 events in Global Spectrum venues last year. Based in Philadelphia, PA, Global Spectrum is part of Comcast-Spectacor, one of the world’s largest sports and entertainment companies. Comcast-Spectacor also owns the Philadelphia Flyers of the National Hockey League, Ovations Food Services, a food and beverage services provider, New Era Tickets, a full-service ticketing and marketing product for public assembly facilities, Paciolan, the leading provider of venue establishment ticketing, fundraising and marketing technology solutions, Front Row Marketing Services, a commercial rights sales company, and Flyers Skate Zone, a series of community ice skating rinks.
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